The Peggy Helmerich Library will be closed temporarily for light renovation. We anticipate the closure to last several weeks. During the closure, any items you have placed on hold will be sent to Hardesty Library.
I’m still holding fast to my decision to no longer use the term “Women’s Fiction” when describing a particular style of writing that typically focuses on relationships among spouses, partners, friends, and/or family members. It’s a reductive and somewhat condescending descriptor that pigeon holes certain writers. Meg Wolitzer elaborated eloquently about this very topic in the New York Times Book