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Oct
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Oct
10
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Friends of MSU Library Fall Fundraising EventSpecial Events :: Fundraiser also Special Events :: Community Event
Friends of MSU Library Fall Fundraising Event
7:00 PM
Inspiration Hall, Norm Hall
Description:
Join Friends of MSU Library for a multi-media event exploring Ivan Doig’s life and legacy. Panelists will delve into the Ivan Doig Archive to explore the author’s multiple myeloma diagnosis and its impact on his final four novels. What drove his motivation and creativity? How did he maintain stamina and optimism?

MSU History Professor and Ivan Doig Center co-director Bob Rydell will lead a poignant conversation with

Carol Doig – Ivan’s wife and professor of journalism
David Laskin – Writer and close friend of Ivan Doig
Robert Patrick - Physician, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
Brett Walker – MSU history professor and author
Todd Wilkinson – Journalist/Mountain Journal founder
Reception to follow. A small silent auction will feature items donated by Mountain Journal and MSU Library including a signed Ivan Doig book and a Steve Fuller print.

Proceeds support MSU Library. Click here to register.

For information, please contact Ann Vinciguerra, (406)994-6857 or ann.vinciguerra@montana.edu.
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Age Group: All Ages
Tags: # MSU
Venue: Inspiration Hall, Norm Hall
Address: MSU Campus Bozeman, Montana 59715
Phone: 4069946857

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