Friday, April 20, 2007
April is the cruellest month
We'll be celebrating the acquistion of our millionth volume at the library this afternoon. As you may guess, the millionth volume is a copy of T.S. Eliot's The Wasteland--a donated first edition, however, instead of a trade paper like my own.
Until then, we'll be at the Doctor Faustus colloquium elsewhere on campus.
Hope everyone else has a day just as good!
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