Rose Library

“Moments trip gently along over here,” a young Barack Obama writes. Obama, then a college student, writes a letter in the winter of 1983 to his then-girlfriend, Alexandra McNear, detailing his usual routine at Columbia University: running on the indoor ...

A letter that inspired Jack Kerouac to write the American classic “On the Road” has been acquired by Emory University’s Rose Library. The 19-page typed letter was written by Beat author Neal Cassady and sent to Kerouac in 1950, according ...

Three Emory University alumni — an editor, a clergywoman and a powerful businessman — have been appointed members of Emory’s Board of Trustees, which oversees University policy and exercises fiduciary responsibility. Crystal Edmonson (95C), Atlanta Business Chronicle broadcast editor; Sue ...

A multimedia exhibition of African American art titled “Still Raising Hell: The Art, Activism, and Archives of Camille Billops and James V. Hatch,” opened Thursday, Sept. 15, in the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library. The exhibition, ...

“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 Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library (MARBL) will take on a new name: the Stuart A. Rose Library. The name change follows 1976 Goizueta Business School alumnus Stuart A. Rose’s donation of 22 rare books valuing more than $1 ...