Please note that the Author Event for April 27 with Danielle Gomes has been canceled and will be rescheduled for Fall 2014. We apologize for any inconvenience.
The latest episode of the UNLV Gaming Podcast has been posted:
55-February 23, 2014
Audio of the 2/23/2014 UNLV Libraries Author Event featuring Larry Gragg, author of Bright Light City: Las Vegas in Popular Culture. Remarks by CGR Director Dave Schwartz and historian Michael Green. Dr. Gragg's talk is about the interactions between Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel and the Las Vegas community.
Enjoy an illuminating Sunday afternoon this spring attending one of the author events sponsored by the Center for Gaming Research in the UNLV Libraries. First up on February 23, Dr. Larry Gragg, Curator's Teaching Professor of History and Chair of the Department of History and Political Science at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Dr. Gragg will be speaking about his book Bright Light City: Las Vegas in Popular Culture and the research he is currently working on for his biography of Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel. RSVP by Monday February 17. Register online at www.library.unlv.edu/gragg-rsvp or call 702-895-2277.