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dc.contributor.authorMacksey, Richard
dc.contributor.otherWarren, Mame
dc.description.abstractRichard Macksey was born in 1931. He received his B.A from Johns Hopkins in 1953 and earned his Ph.D. from the University in 1957. Macksey went on to work for the university as a professor teaching critical theory, comparative literature and film studies. He also served as the co-founder and director of the Johns Hopkins University Humanities Center. Macksey is also known for his extensive private library, which is home to more than 70,000 books and manuscripts. In this interview, Macksey recounts Hopkins' early history and those who were instrumental in shaping it. This oral history is a part of the Mame Warren oral histories series.en_US
dc.publisherJohns Hopkins University Sheridan Librariesen_US
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dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Writing Seminarsen_US
dc.subjectMacksey, Richard, 1931-en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins Universityen_US
dc.subjectGilman, Daniel C. (Daniel Coit), 1831-1908en_US
dc.subjectGildersleeve, Basil L. (Basil Lanneau), 1831-1924en_US
dc.subjectSylvester, James Joseph, 1814-1897en_US
dc.subjectCayley, Arthur, 1821-1895en_US
dc.subjectPeirce, Charles S. (Charles Sanders), 1839-1914en_US
dc.subjectMartin, H. Newell (Henry Newell), 1848-1896en_US
dc.subjectRemsen, Ira, 1846-1927en_US
dc.subjectAdams, Herbert Baxter, 1850-1901en_US
dc.subjectAdams, Henry C. (Henry Carter), 1851-1921en_US
dc.subjectRowland, Henry Augustus, 1848-1901en_US
dc.subjectJames, William, 1842-1910en_US
dc.subjectHaupt, Paul, 1858-1926en_US
dc.subjectLadd-Franklin, Christine, 1847-1930en_US
dc.subjectThomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935en_US
dc.subjectDewey, John, 1859-1952en_US
dc.subjectRoyce, Josiah, 1855-1916en_US
dc.subjectVeblen, Thorstein, 1857-1929en_US
dc.subjectGeorge Peabody Libraryen_US
dc.subjectLanier, Sidney, 1842-1881en_US
dc.subjectHuxley, Thomas Henry, 1825-1895en_US
dc.subjectBillings, John S. (John Shaw), 1838-1913en_US
dc.subjectWelch, William Henry, 1850-1934en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. School of Medicineen_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. School of Hygiene and Public Healthen_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Institute of the History of Medicineen_US
dc.subjectFlexner, Abraham, 1866-1959en_US
dc.subjectGarrett, Mary Elizabeth, 1854-1915en_US
dc.subjectSabin, Florence Rena, 1871-1953en_US
dc.subjectStein, Gertrude, 1874-1946en_US
dc.subjectMall, Franklin P. (Franklin Paine), 1862-1917en_US
dc.subjectTaussig, Helen B. (Helen Brooke), 1898-1986en_US
dc.subjectDandy, Walter Edward, 1886-1946en_US
dc.subjectCushing, Harvey, 1869-1939en_US
dc.subjectMendenhall, Dorothy Reed, 1874-1964en_US
dc.subjectSpitzer, Leo, 1887-1960en_US
dc.subjectEdelstein, Ludwig, 1902-1965en_US
dc.subjectKatzenellenbogen, Adolf, 1901-1964en_US
dc.subjectFranck, James, 1882-1964en_US
dc.subjectMayer, Maria Goeppert, 1906-1972en_US
dc.subjectKuznets, Simon, 1901-1985en_US
dc.subjectMachlup, Fritz, 1902-1983en_US
dc.subjectPoulet, Georgesen_US
dc.subjectRasetti, Franco, 1901-2001en_US
dc.subjectStarobinski, Jeanen_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Pressen_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins History of Ideas Cluben_US
dc.subjectPiaget, Jean, 1896-1980en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins Philological Associationen_US
dc.subjectLovejoy, Arthur O. (Arthur Oncken), 1873-1962en_US
dc.subjectBoas, George, 1891-1980en_US
dc.subjectEisenhower, Milton Stover, 1899-1985en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Humanities Centeren_US
dc.subjectColeman, Elliott, 1906-1980en_US
dc.subjectBowman, Isaiah, 1878-1950en_US
dc.subjectHavens, Raymond Dexter, 1880-1954en_US
dc.subjectJohns Hopkins University. Department of Writing, Speech, and Dramaen_US
dc.subjectShapiro, Karl, 1913-2000en_US
dc.subjectRubin, Louis D., Jr. (Louis Decimus), 1923-2013en_US
dc.subjectAllen, Don Cameron, 1903-1972en_US
dc.subjectBarth, John, 1930-en_US
dc.subjectWasserman, Earl R. (Earl Reeves), 1913-en_US
dc.subjectNagy, Gregoryen_US
dc.subjectLattimore, Owen, 1900-1989en_US
dc.subjectElliott, A. Marshallen_US
dc.subjectKelvin, William Thomson, baron, 1824-1907en_US
dc.subjectProject Museen_US
dc.subjectAdorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969en_US
dc.subjectSigerist, Henry E. (Henry Ernest), 1891-1957en_US
dc.subjectRichter, Curt Paul, 1894-1988en_US
dc.subjectHammond, Albert L. (Albert Lanphier), 1892-1970en_US
dc.subject.otherUniversities and colleges--Alumni and alumnaeen_US
dc.subject.otherUniversities and colleges--Facultyen_US
dc.subject.otherUniversities and collegesen_US
dc.subject.otherWomen in higher educationen_US
dc.subject.otherWomen in medicineen_US
dc.subject.otherEmigration and immigrationen_US
dc.subject.otherInterdisciplinary approach in educationen_US
dc.titleOral history of Richard Mackseyen_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US

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