January 2003 Web Edition


The world encompassed in Milwaukee

Michael Thompson

When The Caxton Club traveled to Milwaukee last March to visit the Milwaukee Art Museum, we also stopped at the Golda Meir Library at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to see examples from its extensive collection of fine printed books and livres d'artistes. Read this article.



Robert Cotner

I read recently in The New York Times (Nov. 20, 2002) about Signals of Distress, a 1995 novel by an Englishman, Jim Crace, being adapted for stage in an off-off-Broadway theater in New York. Read this article.


The 'Cartographic Golden Triangle'

Robert W. Karrow, Jr.

When asked by to submit a "side-bar" to Michael Thompson's fine article on the riches of UW-Milwaukee's American Geographical Society Collection, it occurred to me that Caxtonians might not be aware that we resident members are living at on apex of a "cartographic golden triangle." Read this article.


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