On July 15th, author, editor, and professor Edgar Lawrence Doctorow died at the age of 84.
With awards and honors spanning nearly four decades, Doctorow was described as one of the most important American novelists of the 20th century.
A display of items by or based on works by Doctorow is currently located atop the New Books shelving on the 4th floor of Cooper Library; the items will be on display throughout the month and are available for checkout at the Information Services Desk.
Mason Smith, Maggie, "E.L. Doctorow Display" (2015). Presentations. 54.