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Alverno Alumnae Books

Find here catalog records and additional details about the alumnae books on display in the library reading room.

Alumnae Books

The library reading room currently has a collection of books by alumna authors on display.  Although none of the display books may be checked out, the library has additional copies of some of them that can be checked out.  See the title list below for additional information about the content and publication of each of these books.  You can also find call numbers and availability statuses for those books available for checkout.

Margaret Rozga '67 WI Poet Laureate 2019-20

Margaret Rozga '67

Margaret Rozga ’67 is the Wisconsin Poet Laureate for 2019-2020. To learn more about author/poet Rozga and her works go to: http://www.wisconsinpoetlaureate.org/profile/margaret-rozga

Rozga has written extensively about Milwaukee’s civil rights movement. Her recollections and collected writings were the basis for her book 200 Nights and One Day and her play March on Milwaukee: A Memoir of the Open Housing Protests. She was featured in a social justice exhibit on the Alverno College Archives website: "alone doesn't matter if you're standing up for others"


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