Robbins

Year this Award was Won: 
2 004
Award Win Active Date: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2009 - 18:00
Defunct Winner UID: 
2 184
Winner Rank: 
WIN
Winner Blurb: 

The first ever Eliza Atkins Gleason Book Award was awarded to Louise Robbins for The Dismissal of Miss Ruth Brown: Civil Rights, Censorship, and the American Library (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2000) The award bears the name of Eliza Atkins Gleason, the first African American to receive a Ph.D. from the Graduate Library School of the University of Chicago.  Dr. Gleason was present at the conference, and award ceremony, as guest of honor with her daughter, Dr. Joy Gleason Carew.

Winner's Last Name (this will display to the public): 
Robbins
Winner's First Name (this will display to the public): 
Louise
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2009 - 03:46
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2009 - 03:46
Winner Detail Change ID: 
225
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