Special Collections Calendar

Upcoming Events & Exhibits in Special Collections & Archives

  • An afternoon of poetry and remembrances of the poet A.R. Ammons, whom everyone learned to call Archie, presented by Ed and Emily Wilson. Archie and his family spent the 1973-1974 school year at Wake Forest University, living near Ed and Emily in a faculty neighborhood, in what turned out to be the beginning of a 30-year friendship. Emily's most recently published book, "When I Go Back to My Home Country": A Remembrance of Archie Ammons," chronicles that friendship and will be available for sale in collaboration with Bookmarks. Light refreshments will be served.
  • An exhibit of materials from the Z. Smith Reynolds Library Rare Books Collection, designed by students from Dr. Jessica Richard’s Fall 2019 Eighteenth-Century British Fiction class On exhibit in ZSR Special Collections & Archives (Room 625) January 20-April 1, 2020 Opening reception: Friday, January 24 4:00-5:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served.