2011 Media Coverage

Dec 19 '11
Researchers Tap Public Knowledge to Identify Africans' Origins - Chronicle of Higher Education
Dec 05 '11
Check out an iPad - Emory Report
Nov 18 '11
Dr. Anderson's speech for the generations - WALB
Oct 28 '11
Digital repository offers unrestricted access to scholarly articles - Emory Report
Oct 28 '11
Emory scholar Dr. Rudolph Byrd leaves legacy of African-American studies and civil rights movement - WABE-FM Atlanta
Oct 27 '11
Age of Internet heightens role - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Oct 26 '11
A glimpse inside Briarcliff's 'Abandoned Mansion' - Emory Report
Oct 25 '11
'Purposefulness and grace' marked Rudolph Byrd's far-reaching influence - Emory Report
Oct 24 '11
Poet D.A. Powell places papers at Emory - Virginia Highland-Druid Hills Patch.com
Oct 24 '11
Profhacker blog: The Politics of Digital Pedagogy: A Report on THATCamp Pedagogy 2011 - Chronicle of Higher Education
Oct 23 '11
Ga.-born poet gives archive to Emory - Associated Press via WGCL-TV Atlanta
Oct 23 '11
Slave woman's story intertwines with Emory's - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Oct 21 '11
Emory professor and African-American studies expert Rudolph Byrd dies - Associated Press via WXIA-TV and The Republic Indiana
Oct 21 '11
Prominent African-American studies scholar dies - CNN
Oct 21 '11
Rudolph Byrd, 58: A prolific scholar of African-American culture - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Oct 20 '11
Emory receives papers from another Georgia writer - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Oct 18 '11
Amazing Archives-175 Things You Should Know about Emory - Emory Magazine
Oct 17 '11
Woodruff Park protest should point to the elite businessman who gave back to community - Saporta Report
Oct 17 '11
'Accidental Slaveowner' has roots in Oxford, grounded in MARBL research - Emory Report
Oct 13 '11
Brattleboro Literary Festival Author Profiles - Brattleboro Reformer
Oct 06 '11
Race-Based Names Dot the Landscape - New York Times
Oct 05 '11
Exhibit illuminates artistic freedom in 1920s Paris - Emory Report
Sept 22 '11
Best local poet: Kevin Young - Creative Loafing Atlanta
Sept 21 '11
'The Color Purple' finally released as an e-book - Jamaica Gleaner
Sept 21 '11
Sep 21 Mel Bunn: Drawn to Painting Portraits - Emory Report
Sept 18 '11
What's the future for writers' archives in a digital age? - The Herald Scotland
Sept 13 '11
Cut and Paste, Old Style - Smithsonian Institution Archives
Sept 11 '11
Sunday Conversation with Randall Burkett, curator of African American Collections at Emory - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Sept 05 '11
Locals Attend Decatur Book Festival - The Emory Wheel
Sept 05 '11
Emory Joins 'Orphan Works' Project To Preserve, Archive Digital Works - The Emory Wheel
Sept 05 '11
Book Festival Brings Famous Authors, Inflatable Dinosaur to Decatur - The Emory Wheel
Sept 04 '11
Tucker Non-Profit to Publish Book of Images from Haiti Patch.com - Patch.com
Sept 03 '11
Emory photographer's book to benefit Haiti's earthquake victims - GlobalAtlanta.com
Aug 31 '11
Emory adds to African-American sports memorabilia - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Aug 31 '11
Images from Haitian life after disaster - Emory Report
Aug 31 '11
Rushdie Named to New Position at Emory - PR Newswire (also in The Street, WXIA-TV Atlanta, Savannah Morning News, Daily Reporter Indiana, Macon Telegraph, WAGA-TV Atlanta)
Aug 31 '11
Rushdie gets new title at Emory - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Aug 30 '11
A 'wrangler' rounds up stars for Decatur Book Festival - Emory Report
Aug 30 '11
Decatur Book Festival profile: Calvin Alexander Ramsey - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Aug 25 '11
Emory University, others making digital books more accessible - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Aug 25 '11
African Americans in Sports new focus of Emory Libraries collection - Emory Wire
Aug 24 '11
Major libraries join controversial project to publish 'orphan' books online - Chronicle of Higher Education
Aug 24 '11
MARBL names curator of modern political and historical collections - Emory Report
Aug 22 '11
Library upgrades enhance learning opportunities - Emory Report
Aug 17 '11
Traveling a lonely road in Ramsey's `Green Book' - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Aug 15 '11
Book on Haitian earthquake will support ongoing relief - Haiti Live News
Aug 15 '11
Book on Haitian earthquake will support ongoing relief - Rapadoo Observateur blog
Aug 13 '11
Raiders of the lost archive - The Economist
Aug 11 '11
Emory University Library Starts New Collection on African Americans in Sports - The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education
Aug 04 '11
Saving scrapbooks from the scrapheap - New York Times
Jul 26 '11
Newspapers a must for genealogy researchers - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Jul 19 '11
Emory looking for collections on black athletes - Associated Press via CBS Atlanta, 11 Alive
Jul 19 '11
Emory University library builds collection on black athletes - Atlanta Business Chronicle
Jul 19 '11
Emory University highlights African-Americans in Sports - BET
Jul 18 '11
African Americans in Sports new focus of Emory Libraries collection - History News Network, picked up by dallasnews.com, fusetv.com and allvoices.com.
Jul 18 '11
Calvin Ramsey, former Special Collections board member & playwright, brings new show to town Atlanta. - Broadwayworld.com
Jun 26 '11
Salman Rushdie on dreams of his father, marriage, and writing his memoir - The Guardian UK
Jun 17 '11
Library uses QR codes for customized tour - Emory Report
Jun 15 '11
New literary festival to celebrate local poet Turner Cassity - Neighbor Newspapers.com
Jun 15 '11
Curator, librarian donate rare historical works - Emory Report
May 26 '11
Not just a number any more: Website traces the African slaves who shaped America by name and country of origin - Daily Mail UK
May 24 '11
Trethewey selected as one of 9 arts winners - SunHerald.com (Biloxi-Gulfport, Miss.)
May 23 '11
Identifying Africa's slave trade victims - CNN International
May 19 '11
Life @ Emory: Woodruff Library - Emory Crossroads blog
May 10 '11
Why the British Library archived 40,000 emails from poet Wendy Cope - Wired.co.uk
May 04 '11
Dr. David Sencer, senior editor for the Global Health Chronicles, dies - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
May 01 '11
Francesco Lotoro's World War II-Era Music - Emory in the World magazine
May 01 '11
Patterns in Black and White - Emory Magazine - quote about Randall Burkett from Henry Louis Gates
Apr 28 '11
New website attempts to uncover origins of enslaved Africans - Atlanta Post
Apr 28 '11
Rushdie on truth vs. memory, books vs. movies, and writing his memoir - Emory Magazine Spring 2011
Apr 28 '11
Save the Scrapbooks: Grant will preserve singular slices of history - Emory Magazine Spring 2011
Apr 27 '11
Emory University tracks slave origins via online database, crowdsourcing - BlackWeb 2.0
Apr 27 '11
Ted Hughes, archives and alligators - Times of London
Apr 27 '11
Emory website to track African slave origins - Global Atlanta
Apr 27 '11
Website traces African origins - Vator News
Apr 26 '11
Tales from the digital archive - BBC UK
Apr 26 '11
Tales from the digital archive - BBC UK
Apr 13 '11
Libraries respond to survey feedback in time for final exams - Emory Report
Apr 05 '11
Site to explore slave origins - Emory Wheel
Apr 04 '11
Digital Commons to Join Varying Fields - Emory Wheel
Apr 01 '11
Emory gets major grant for mixed use research center - 11 Alive
Apr 01 '11
Emory gets grant to open digital research center - Fox 5 Atlanta, The Republic, Macon Telegraph, WRCB-TV Chattanooga
Mar 29 '11
New respect for scrapbooks - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Mar 25 '11
Library gets $695,000 grant for digital humanities center - Emory Report
Mar 25 '11
Facebook privacy workshop March 30 - Emory Report
Mar 23 '11
Cave Canem poets set for reading - Emory report
Mar 21 '11
Civil War Papers Project puts digital scholarship into practice - Emory report
Mar 18 '11
Poet Rita Dove explores creativity - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Mar 16 '11
Slave names launch journey - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Mar 13 '11
Noted poets Derricotte and Eady to give free reading at Emory - The Republic
Mar 13 '11
Noted Poets to Give Free Reading at Emory - 13WMAZ
Mar 11 '11
Will Salman Rushdie leave Emory? Answer may hinge on upcoming memoir - Arts Critic ATL
Mar 06 '11
Emory University Libraries to Preserve African American Scrapbooks - African.americana blog
Mar 02 '11
Robert W. Woodruff exhibition curator Randy Gue on WABE's City Cafe - PBA Online
Feb 25 '11
In praise of manuscripts for the nation - guardian.co.uk
Feb 20 '11
Family's letters, diaries reveal pieces of Atlantic City, black history - Press of Atlantic City
Feb 14 '11
Creating your Web presence: A Primer for Academics - The Chronicle of Higher Education
Feb 13 '11
Ardor for Amistad: New poetry collection conjures voices of slave ship rebels - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Feb 10 '11
Stuart Rose donates $1M in rare books to Emory University - Dayton Business Journal
Feb 09 '11
$1 million in rare books headed for Emory U - Atlanta Business Chronicle
Feb 09 '11
Emory U gets donation of $1M in rare books - WRBCTV.com
Feb 09 '11
After 20 years, Atlanta's Kevin Young finally publishes the epic Ardency - Creative Loafing
Feb 02 '11
Belles, Books, And Candor - Vanity Fair
Feb 01 '11
Rushdie Back at Emory for 5th Year of Teaching - my Fox Atlanta
Feb 01 '11
Salman Rushdie returns to Emory - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Feb 01 '11
Story behind the Story: Kevin Young's Ardency: A Chronicle of the Amistad Rebels - Booklist Online
Jan 13 '11
The Transatlantic Slave Trade and Civil War - The New York Times
Jan 10 '11
The Best Parts of Rushdie's 'Papers' Are His Old Computers - The Atlantic
Jan 05 '11
New revelations about slaves and slave trade - CNN
Jan 03 '11
Jan 03 Noted poets Derricotte and Eady to give free reading at Emory - The Republic
Jan 01 '11
Will Salman Rushdie leave Emory? Answer may hinge on upcoming memoir - Arts Critic ATL
Jan 09 '10
If you have lofty ambitions for your legacy, head for the attic - guardian.co.uk