A CSUF History M.A. student digs through the Pollak Library University Archives & Special Collections, inspiring him to write a brief history of the Olympics, handball in the Olympics, and the 1984 Summer Olympics Team Handball event hosted at Cal State Fullerton.
nspired by the Archimedes Palimpsest – an ancient 10th century manuscript that was overwritten around 300 years later by Christian monks – Samuel T Barber focuses on a contemporary re-imagining of what might constitute a text within a text in the 21st century.
Join CSU Fullerton and Cal Poly Pomona in celebrating National Library Week, April 12 – 18, 2015. On exhibit are select Star Trek memorabilia from CSU Fullerton Pollak Library, University Archives and Special Collections’ Science Fiction Ephemera Collection.
In the 8th century, 764-778 A.D., Empress Shotoku of Japan had 4 different Buddhist prayers written, with over a million copies delivered to 10 Buddhist temples throughout China.