The 21st Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Exhibition

“Ernest Gaines &The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman

Produced by:
Heidi Benedict, University Archivist
Professor Christine S. Fagan
Professor Adam Braver
Christopher Truszkowski, Web & Digital Services Specialist

With assistance from:
Liz Hanes and Thelma Dzialo
Roger Williams University Library

Items on loan from:
Ernest J. Gaines Center
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Lafayette, Louisiana

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections
Louisiana State University Libraries
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

John F. Callahan Literary Archive
Lewis & Clark College
Portland, Oregon

Prints & Photographs Division
Library of Congress
Washington, DC

Funded by:
Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Library Fund
established by Robert Blais, RWU Class of 1970