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“I call upon you therefore to cast your eyes upon the wretchedness of your brethren, and to do your utmost to enlighten them,” David Walker wrote in his 1829 anti-slavery pamphlet, Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World, the first ...

The Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Book Library (MARBL), currently undergoing renovations to create more spacious and efficient facilities, is now open to the public. Construction is set to finish in October and changes will include full-length glass windows as well ...

For the new students on campus, here is our take on life at Emory – one that may not be tinted with rose-colored glasses. We at the Wheel ruminated on our combined experiences and came up with five facts about ...

A walkthrough exhibit celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) history opened in the Dobbs University Center (DUC) in the east wing of level two to celebrate October’s LGBT History Month. The exhibit, created through a partnership between the Office ...

Emory’s Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL) announced its acquisition of celebrated Southern writer Flannery O’Connor’s archives today (Oct. 7), a collection ranging from journals and letters to personal effects and artwork, according to MARBL Director Rosemary Magee. Magee and Creative Writing ...

With the start of the new school year, construction projects at Briarcliff Properties and Woodruff Memorial Research Building have begun. Other ongoing projects include the renovation of the Woodruff Library Towers, Lowergate Parking Deck, at the Chemistry Center and along ...

When the Emory University yearbook, after being dormant for over a decade, was digitally reborn in 2011, University President James W. Wagner deemed this event “the beginning of an old tradition.” This week, the Robert W. Woodruff Library continues this ...

Emory’s Manuscript Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL) now houses the letters, prewritten works and early writings of former U.S. Poet Laureate and Robert W. Woodruff Professor of English and Creative Writing Natasha Trethewey, according to MARBL director Rosemary Magee. ...

Emory’s Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL) will undergo significant construction over the next year to upgrade its offerings and facilities on the 10th floor of the Robert W. Woodruff Library, according to an April 12 University press release. ...