This upcoming Monday marks the 20th Anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
The Mississippi State University Libraries, working in cooperation with the Department of History, Department of Political Science & Public Administration, and the Bob and Judy Shackouls Honors College will host an event on Monday, November 9.
Beginning at 4:30 in the Grisham Room of the Mitchell Memorial Library, five of MSU’s faculty will speak about the history of the Berlin Wall and Cold War.
For more information about this event, please see the following link: (http://library.msstate.edu/content/templates/?a=1905&z=454)
As part of that event, for the next week there will be a display outside the Dean’s Office with information about the Berlin Wall as well as an actual piece of the wall that is part of the Gilbert E. Carmichael collection.
Additionally, Christine Fletcher and Jason Phillips created a LibGuide highlighting Library resources and materials (http://guides.library.msstate.edu/Berlin_Wall)
For more information contact Jason Phillips at 662-325-0008.