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Orson Welles: Opening Remarks

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Catherine Benamou, associate professor in Film & Media Studies, University of California-Irvine, kicks off the Orson Welles symposium.

Event Information

Date
06/08/2015
Time
01:00 PM to 01:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Orson Welles: Donors & the Archive with Christopher Wilson

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Christopher Wilson, who donated his father Richard Wilson's papers to U-M, gives an extended presentation and interview. He will discuss his father's longtime friendship and professional relationship with Welles as well as his own relationship with his father.

Event Information

Date
06/08/2015
Time
01:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Orson Welles: Donors & the Archive with Oja Kodar

photo of Orson Welles
Oja Kodar shares her memories of her life with Orson Welles and the importance of creating an archive dedicated to his work. Welles met Kodar in 1961 while filming The Trial in the former Yugoslavia. Over the next twenty-five years, the two shared a life together, collaborating, producing and writing numerous projects.

Event Information

Date
06/08/2015
Time
03:00 PM to 04:30 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Orson Welles: Rededication Ceremony

Join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Orson Welles-Oja Kodar Collection and the Richard Wilson-Orson Welles Collection. U-M Library is the home of the largest assortment of Orson Welles archival papers and documents in the world. Join us for any or all of the sessions that are part of the symposium, Wellespring: A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles.  

Event Information

Date
06/08/2015
Time
04:30 PM to 05:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Orson Welles: Scholarship & the Archive

This panel, consisting of two generations of scholars, presents work that originated from research done within the various Orson Welles collections at U-M Library. Panelists:

Event Information

Date
06/09/2015
Time
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Orson Welles: Legacy & the Archive

photo of Orson Welles
This panel discusses how the legacy of Orson Welles has been shaped in various media thirty years after his death. Panelists:

Event Information

Date
06/09/2015
Time
02:30 PM to 04:00 PM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Wellespring:  A Centenary Celebration of the Inexhaustible Inspiration of Orson Welles
Event Type
Symposium

Emergent Research: Publishing and the Public Library

Eli Neiburger, Deputy Director at the Ann Arbor District Library (AADL), talks about what the AADL has been doing to adapt to the changing media landscape, including direct licensing, content production, and community partnerships. Emergent Research events are aimed at better understanding the various types of research undertaken across campus, particularly as they relate to library services and support, opportunities for collaboration, data management and preservation, and beyond.

Event Information

Date
06/22/2015
Time
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Location
Hatcher Graduate Library Gallery (Room 100)
Location Information
Series
Emergent Research
Event Type
Lecture