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Open Book Program, circa 1995 1 box

Box 275
This event is hosted by PEN's Open Book Committee, held at the central library of the Los Angeles Library system. Also represented at the event is Los Angeles based independent bookstore Eso Won Books, who has a table set up at the event selling some of their books. The moderator makes opening statements, including reading the manifesto of PEN's Open Book Committee. In part it states: "The one and only purpose of the PEN Open Book Committee is to open the world of publishing to the richness and diversity of the cultures that make up America." Panelists make individual comments about challenges in the publishing industry, specifically regarding the topic of diversity. The panel is made up of Campbell, Quintana, Brown, Diane D'Andrade (senior children's books editor at Harcourt Brace, San Diego), Liz Williams (marketing director at Valentine Publishing), and Paul Yamazaki (head book buyer of City Lights Bookstore).
Box 8
PDR Productions
This newsreel about Princeton's Bicentennial, part of a set of Paramount newsreels, includes footage of President Harry Truman, Albert Einstein, and Dwight Eisenhower, who received honorary degrees, as well as of guests Herbert Hoover and the widows of Grover Cleveland and of Woodrow Wilson. The newsreel includes a fragment of a speech by President Harry S. Truman, urging for the adoption of universal military training. From the Princeton University Archives: Paramount newsreels about football matches when Pennsylvania beat Princeton 23-0 (1941) and when Princeton beat Cornell 53-15 with Dick Kazmaier (1951). The 1941 newsreel includes footage of the fight for a goal post after the match.; Betacam SP; 9:07