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  • Irene Langhorne Gibson

    Irene Langhorne Gibson: From Hollins Girl to Gibson Girl

    May 21 | Featured | | Comments Off on Irene Langhorne Gibson: From Hollins Girl to Gibson Girl

    Before Irene Langhorne (1873-1956) married artist Charles Dana Gibson and became perhaps the most famous woman in the country, as the model for America’s idealized Gibson Girl, she was,...

  • Karen Osborn, Hollins Writer-in-Residence

    Violence Revisited

    May 21 | Featured | | Comments Off on Violence Revisited

    In her new novel, Centerville, Writer-in-Residence Karen Osborn '79 draws upon her own childhood trauma to explore how a small town copes with a senseless act...

  • A Responsive Ode to Nancy Thorp

    A Responsive Ode to Nancy Thorp

    May 21 | Featured | | Comments Off on A Responsive Ode to Nancy Thorp

    This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest, inspired by a gifted writer who died too young...

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