Exhibition at Stanford–Jack London: Apostle of the American West

Jack London: Apostle of the American West


Centennial Celebration, Symposium, and Exhibition at Stanford

Monday, September 19, 2016

4:15 – 6:45 pm
LOCATIONStanford Faculty Club
Gold Lounge

439 Lagunita Drive
Stanford, CA 94305


Jeanne C. Reesman, University of Texas at San Antonio, Professor of English

Sara (Sue) Hodson, Huntington Library, Curator of the Jack London Papers
·   Both Reesman and Hodson will be presenting on Jack London and his photojournalism.

Donna M. Campbell, Washington State University, Professor of English
·   Campbell will be presenting on Jack London’s literary influences on the American imagination and his relationship to other western fiction writers.

Peter Blodgett, Huntington Library, Chief Curator of Western Manuscripts
·   Blodgett will be presenting on the history of the late 19th and early 20th centuries in California and the historical and cultural events that shaped Jack London’s literary themes and lifestyle.

Moderated by Professor Bruce Cain, Spence and Cleone Eccles Family Director Bill Lane Center for the American West

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