SUSAN WARE: The Biographer's Craft: One Historian's Perspective

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Join us for the William T. Bulger Lecture in American Biography by Dr. Susan Ware who will present "The Biographer's Craft: One Historian's Perspective" on Thursday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 pm in the Park Library Auditorium. Open to all.

"A pioneer in the field of women’s history and a leading feminist biographer, Susan Ware is the author and editor of numerous books on twentieth-century U.S. history. Educated at Wellesley College and Harvard University, she has taught at New York University and Harvard, where she served as editor of the biographical dictionary Notable American Women: Completing the Twentieth Century (2004). Since 2012, she has served as the general editor of the American National Biography, published by Oxford University Press under the auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies. Ware has long been associated with the Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and is currently writing a book of suffrage stories inspired by its collections. " For more, see her website.

Graduate students and Faculty are invited to a brunch with Dr. Ware on Friday, Nov. 3 from 10 - 11:30 am.