The Less Subdued Excitement

Thur hours: 7:30 am - Midnight

Western Libraries Spring 2014 Reading Series presents "The Less Subdued Excitement: A Century of Jazz in Bellingham & Whatcom County." Milt Krieger, Emeritus Professor in Liberal Studies, shares stories from the first book to cover local jazz from its pioneer World War I times to mid-2012, distilling 100 interviews and 150 photographs into a fascinating story of the rich local jazz scene. In addition to The Less Subdued Excitement: A Century of Jazz in Bellingham and Whatcom County, Washington, his latest book is Cameroon’s Contemporary Culture and Politics: Prospects and Problems, published in 2014. 

Please join us on Thursday, April 24th from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm in Special Collections (Wilson Library 6th Floor) for this fascinating presentation. This event is free and open to the public.