Category Archives: Presentation

September 12th, 2018

The Friends’ annual Schewe Lecture, in partnership with the Wisconsin Book Festival, is pleased to announce 2018 Pulitzer Prize winner Caroline Fraser— editor of the Library of America edition of […]

November 17th, 2017

“The war not only encouraged self-sacrifice, but it also brought out the bullies, the super patriots, the true believers who found it easier to persecute those with whom they disagreed […]

October 11th, 2017

Take one UW-Madison philosophy professor, add an illustrator with a penchant for “comic art,” shake vigorously, and the result is Heretics! The Wondrous (and Dangerous) Beginnings of Modern Philosophy.  Steven […]

August 30th, 2017

Mark your calendars for Thursday, September 28, 2017.  The Friends of the UW-Madison Libraries is pleased to host author and former UW-Madison faculty member, Tim Tyson, as the speaker for […]

March 20th, 2016

Distinguished Lecture Series Presents an Evening with Anna Deveare Smith 7:30-8:30 p.m. Shannon Hall, Memorial Union 800 Langdon St. Madison, 53706 United States You are invited to join the Friends […]

March 18th, 2016

Speaker Professor Kathy Cramer, Director Morgridge Center for Public Service April 28th, 2016, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Varsity Hall II, Union South Join the Friends for the annual Douglas Schewe Lecture with […]