Event Title

Ella Higginson and the Beginnings of Pacific Northwest Literature

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Description

Award-winning scholar and Western Washington University English Professor Laura Laffrado discusses her project to recover the writings of forgotten Pacific Northwest writer Ella Rhoads Higginson, which began in the collections of Western Libraries Heritage Resources and ultimately led to the publication of her recent book, “Selected Writings of Ella Higginson: Inventing Pacific Northwest Literature.”

Document Type

Event

Start Date

27-10-2015 4:00 PM

End Date

27-10-2015 5:30 PM

Location

Western Washington University. Libraries. Special Collections.

Resource Type

Moving Image

Format

video/mp4

Duration

00:57:06

Language

English

Title of Series

Heritage Resources Distinguished Speakers

Contributing Repository

Digital object made available by Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University.

Program

University Archives

Rights

This resource is displayed for educational purposes only and may be subject to U.S. and international copyright laws. For more information about rights or obtaining copies of this resource, please contact University Archives, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University. Any cited materials must be attributed to the Heritage Resources Distinguished Speakers series, University Archives, Heritage Resources, Western Libraries, Western Washington University.

Identifier

HRSS_20151027_Laffrado

Subjects – Topical (LCSH)

Literature--Northwest, Pacific; Women authors, American--Washington (State); Women authors, American--Northwest, Pacific; Poets laureate--Washington (State); Research--Archival Resources; Bellingham (Wash.)--History

Subjects – Names (LCNAF)

Higginson, Ella, 1862-1940

Geographic Coverage

Washington (State)

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Ella Higginson and the Beginnings of Pacific Northwest Literature

Western Washington University. Libraries. Special Collections.

Award-winning scholar and Western Washington University English Professor Laura Laffrado discusses her project to recover the writings of forgotten Pacific Northwest writer Ella Rhoads Higginson, which began in the collections of Western Libraries Heritage Resources and ultimately led to the publication of her recent book, “Selected Writings of Ella Higginson: Inventing Pacific Northwest Literature.”