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Author Event: UNLV Libraries Center for Gaming Research: Dr. Larry Gragg, Feb 23, 4-6pm

By Su Kim Chung on February 10, 2014 10:02 AM | Permalink

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 or call 702-895-2277.

The UNLV Libraries Center for Gaming Research is proud to bring you the UNLV Libraries Author Series, presenting writers from around the world whose work delves into Las Vegas' past, present and future in a variety of genres.  Chat with the authors and learn about their inspirations.