SEMINAR (Chicago): Carl Abbott on Suburbs and Science Fiction (April 9)

Chicago Urban History Seminar
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Reception at 5:45 p.m.; Dinner at 6:15 p.m.; Speaker at 7:00 p.m.

Carl Abbott, “Crabgrass Chaos: Failed Suburbs in American Science Fiction”

The Chicago Urban History Seminar welcomes Carl Abbott from Portland State University, who will explore suburbanization themes in American science fiction literature.

Re: Research on Emory Woods subdivision in Durham, NC?

A search of our local gov. docs, newspaper indices, and finding aids did not yield any results on Emory Woods.

Sarah Vlasity

Research & Instructional Services Department
Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
CB# 3948, Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC USA 27514-8890

(919) 962-3765

North Carolina Collection Rare Book Collection Southern Historical Collection Southern Folklife Collection University Archives

Sellers, Crabgrass Crucible, Roundtable Review, Vol. 4, No. 8 (2014)

Roundtable Review, Vol. 4, No. 8 (2014)

Author: Christopher C. Sellers

Title: Crabgrass Crucible: Suburban Nature and the Rise of Environmentalism in Twentieth-Century America

Commentators: Andrew G. Kirk, Kara Schlichting, Michael Rawson

Editor: Jacob Darwin Hamblin


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