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Emory Libraries open external exhibit at a new school

The “Speak What Must Be Spoken” project, which successfully debuted at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School last year as part of a program to engage Atlanta’s community, has now moved to Drew Charter School in Decatur. An opening celebration for the exhibit was held last week and featured Drew students displaying original artwork and […]

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Nick Twemlow, Poetry and Digital Humanities Visiting Librarian, Rose Library

Nick Twemlow is the Rose Library’s new poetry and digital humanities visiting librarian. Before coming to Atlanta, he taught creative writing and film for six years at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, IA. He also taught the senior capstone course which included playwrights, novelists, and poets. He also worked as a publicist for the local […]

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Jina DuVernay selected as emerging leader

Jina DuVernay (visiting archivist, Rose Library) was selected this year as one of the American Library Association’s (ALA) 2019 Emerging Leaders. An ALA member since 2017, Jina was one of 50 librarians selected in this year’s cohort. Each applicant was asked the question, “Where do you see libraries in the future?” “I see the future […]

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Karen Chason, Operations Manager, Rose Library

Karen Chason is the new operations manager for the Rose Library. Before coming to Emory, she worked for 2+ years as an executive assistant to the Global SVP and Associate General Counsel for Endeavor/IMG, a global sports and entertainment firm. She also spent 12 years as an admin assistant at the Goizueta Business School. Born in […]

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Jina DuVernay, Visiting Archivist for African American Collections, Rose Library

Jina DuVernay is the latest visiting archivist in the Rose Library. Before coming to Emory, she spent three years as a special collections librarian at Alabama State University. She spent several years working for the Department of Labor and the Driver’s License Agency for the State of Alabama. She also worked for the City of […]

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Philippe Mongeau, Rare Book Cataloging Specialist, Rose Library

Philippe Mongeau (pronounced fuh-LEE-pay MOHN-jhoe) is the new rare book cataloging specialist for African American materials in the Rose Library. Before coming to Emory, he worked as a Toronto Academic Library intern at the University of Toronto’s Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library. Born in the US but raised in Montreal, Canada, Philippe holds a Diplôme d’Études […]

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Jennifer Gunter King, Director, Rose Library

Emory’s Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library has named Jennifer Gunter King as its new director. She started on Oct. 15. “Jennifer brings a wealth of experience and an expansive view of libraries, not only from a special collections aspect but from a broader organizational understanding,” says University Librarian Yolanda Cooper. “She will […]

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