Corry Lecture

The Brother Emmett Corry Lecture

Br. Emmett Corry
Br. Emmett Corry

The Brother Emmett Corry Lecture on Social Justice in Librarianship takes place during the Fall semester and features a presentation by a social justice advocate in the field of Librarianship.
Br. Emmett Corry, O.S.F. was professed as a Franciscan in 1955. He attended St. Francis College in Brooklyn, earned a master’s degree in Library Science from Columbia University and his doctorate in media studies from NYU before becoming director of DLIS at St. John’s (1989-1995).
The Corry Lecture is free and open to the public. Registration is required.


Date: November 16, 2016
Speaker TBD (as of June 6, 2016)
Location: St. Johns University Queens Campus


Corry Lecture: November 9, 2015