Dartmouth Discovery: Books

Currently on display in the café on the first floor of Baker-Berry Library are 11 books written or edited by Dartmouth authors on topics ranging from algorithms to evolutionary biology.

In conjunction with the new installment of books, Colin Calloway, the John Kimball, Jr. 1943 Professor of History and professor of Native American Studies, will discuss his book Ledger Narratives: The Plains Indian Drawings of the Lansburgh Collection at Dartmouth College, at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21 at the north end of the first floor of Berry Library.

The Dartmouth Authors Book Display in Baker-Berry Library features:

Humor in the Caribbean Literary Canon

Palgrave Macmillan, 2012Sam Vásquez, associate professor of English

The Neural Basis of Free Will: Criterial Causation

The MIT Press, 2013Peter Tse, associate professor of psychological and brain sciences

The Business of Black Power: Community Development, Capitalism, and Corporate Responsibility in Postwar America

University of Rochester Press, 2012 Laura Warren Hill (non-Dartmouth) and Julia Rabig, eds., lecturer, Department of English, Women's and Gender Studies Program, and Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program

Book of Dog: Poems

Sarabande Books, 2012Cleopatra Mathis, the Frederick Sessions Beebe ’35 Professor of the Art of Writing

Pen and Ink Witchcraft: Treaties and Treaty Making in American Indian History

Oxford University Press, 2013Colin Calloway, the John Kimball, Jr. 1943 Professor of History and a professor of Native American Studies

The Adaptive Landscape in Evolutionary Biology

Oxford University Press, 2012 Erik I. Svensson (non-Dartmouth) and Ryan Calsbeek, eds., assistant professor of biological sciences

Animalia Americana: Animal Representations and Biopolitical Subjectivity

Columbia University Press, 2013Colleen Glenney Boggs, associate professor of English and of women’s and gender studies, director of the Leslie Center for the Humanities

Humans in the Landscape: An Introduction to Environmental Studies

W.W. Norton, 2013 Kai N. Lee (non-Dartmouth), William R. Freudenburg (non-Dartmouth), Richard B. Howarth, professor of environmental studies

Algorithms Unlocked

The MIT Press, 2013Thomas Cormen, professor and chair of the Department of Computer Science

Remembering Eden: The Reception History of Genesis 3: 22-24

Oxford University Press, 2012Peter Lanfer, lecturer in Jewish Studies

Ledger Narratives: The Plains Indian Drawings of the Lansburgh Collection at Dartmouth College

University of Oklahoma Press, 2012 Colin Calloway, ed., the John Kimball, Jr. 1943 Professor of History and a professor of Native American Studies

Please share comments or suggestions for new publications with Andi Bartelstein, coordinator of Baker-Berry Library’s Dartmouth Authors Book Display.