Friends of Fondren Library Reception Honoring Rice Authors, Editors, Composers and Artists

The Friends of Fondren Library will host its annual event honoring Rice faculty, staff, alumni and members of the Friends of Fondren Library who have: 
  • Authored a book or edited a journal published in 2016 
  • Composed a major musical work in 2016 
  •  Mounted a one-person art show in 2016 


Friends of Fondren Library board members Bess Wareing ’82 and Claude Wynn ’74 look forward to hosting this event to recognize all 2016 honorees. A reception will follow the program. 

Please assist us in our efforts to identify and honor all 2016 authors, editors, composers and artists by sending the following information to me at or by campus mail to MS 245 by March 15, 2017.

Responses should include the following information:

  • Name of author, editor, composer or artist
  • Title of work
  • Publisher
  • Date of Publishing/Art Show
  • ISBN (if applicable)

When responding, please let me know if you plan to attend the reception. Your contribution is vital to ensuring that all 2016 Rice authors, editors, composers and artists are recognized, so we look forward to hearing from you. A list of last year’s honorees can be found at

Thank you,

Mary Lowery 
Rice University, Friends of Fondren Library
Executive Director

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Farnsworth Pavilion in the Ley Student Center
Friends of Fondren Members
Rice Faculty
Rice Staff
Rice Students
Contact Information: 

Mary Lowery