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The event features hundreds of new releases and live in-store appearances across the nation from artists including Metallica, Bonnie Raitt, Graham Nash, and Mumford and Sons.
NYU History Professor Martha Hodes ’80 is awarded the prestigious Gilder Lehrman Lincoln for her book ‘Mourning Lincoln.’
Bowdoin Library Offers Feast of Old Cookery Books in New Exhibit (Portland Press Herald/ Bangor Daily News)
Writer Meredith Goad for the Portland Press Herald finds much to be excited about in Bowdoin’s new collection of antique cookery books that were printed between 1772 and the 1960s. The 700 books in the Esta Kramer Collection of American Cookery, donated to the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives in the […]
Rudalevige: Key Questions Supreme Court Must Consider on Obama’s Immigration initiative (Monkey Cage blog)
The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case assessing the legality of the immigration initiatives announced by President Obama in November 2014. Obama wants to make it easier for as many as 5.5 million people living in the US illegally to stay and work. Does immigration law give him the power to do this? […]
Featuring in an article by U.S. News and World Report, Bowdoin’s Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government Andrew Rudalevige says gun lobbyists fear President Obama’s executive action on firearms ownership is an attack on their domestic freedoms. Such is the deep dislike that conservatives have for the president, he says, that even Obama’s “modest” gun control […]