2013 Dum-Dum in Louisville,
2013 Dum-Dum Schedule
August 8-11, 2013
Thursday, August 8
3:00pm – Hilton Garden Inn Airport check-in – main lobby
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Dum-Dum registration – Hilton Garden Inn -- Suites
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm (bar closes) – Gen5 Gridley Wave exchanges
– Suites Lobby
Friday, August 9
All day – Hilton Garden Inn check-in – main lobby
8:00 am – 5:00 pm -- Dum-Dum Registration -- Chao
9:45 am – Carrie Daniels, Director, Archives and Special Collections,
Ekstrom Library Archives and Special Collections, or “ASC, formed January
in 2013 uniting the Burroughs and other rare books collections with University
Archives, Digital Initiatives, and Photographic Archives.
10:00 am – Panel A - Guest of Honor Introduction by Joan
Presentation by Dr.
Philip J. Currie – Chao Auditorium
11:00 am – Panel B – Presentation by Dr. D.J.
Howell “Can Tarzan be called a literary classic?” – Chao Auditorium
Noon to 4:30 pm – Ekstrom Library ERB Collection tours
Note: requires timed tickets
at 15 minute intervals – preference given to those who have never seen
the Collection (on your honor now!)
12:00 pm – Lunch on your own – e.g. Student Union cafeteria or local
1:30 pm – Panel C – “What’s the BB’s bucket list?”
moderated by Quaestor & J the V.
Forum for workable solutions from the
BB members on how to proceed in our fan-driven non-profit organization’s
3:00 pm – BB Board of Directors meeting
5:00 pm – Ekstrom Library closed
6:00 pm – Organized dutch-treat dinner in Freedom Hall at Cardinal
Hall of Fame Café (next to hotel)
Speaker: Lane Batot, "African Adventures With
Jane Goodall" or "How I got to REALLY play Tarzan with great apes in
an African forest"
8:30 pm – Joint Mucker/Panthans Meeting – Hilton Garden Inn
10:00 pm – Huckster room set-up – Metropolitan Ballroom
Click images above to see our Phil Currie Collages
Saturday, August 10
All day – Hilton Garden Inn check-in – Main Lobby
All day – Dum-Dum registration – Metropolitan Ballroom
8:00 am – Huckster Room open – Metropolitan Ballroom
Concurrent discussion groups:
10:00 am – Commentary from Josh Kushins on his book “Art of
11:00 am - Martin Powell on “ERB Comic Strip
12:00 pm – Lunch with colleagues at local restaurants
2:30 pm – Auction benefiting Burroughs Bibliophiles -- Auctioneer
5:00 pm – Huckster Room closed
6:30 pm – Attitude Adjustment
7:30 pm – Burroughs Bibliophiles Dum-Dum Banquet
“Audio Greetings from the Jungle”
Guest of Honor Dr.
Philip J. Currie
“Pand and Ara” from Tublat (GTM) (check
with the Ape/English
dictionary for translation)
Burroughs Bibliophiles Awards and Presentations
Click image above to see the full George T. McWhorter Collage
Sunday, August 11
9:00 am – Farewell Breakfast (informal gathering in hotel restaurant)
Events to be held at the
Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport,
2735 Crittenden Drive,
Louisville, KY 40209
Preview available at www.louisvilleairport.hgi.com.
Room rate is $94.00 single/double.
Registration fee of $85 includes goodies, huckster room browsing and
panel/chat discussions and banquet. All hotel events are held in
the Metropolitan Ballroom.
Ekstrom Library Rare Books Department is the site of Friday’s events.
REGISTRATION FORM IN WORD FORMAT
Thanks to The Muckers and everyone
who contributed to making ECOF
with special guest Mike Hoffman,
to see the Mike Hoffman Collage
The 2012 Centennial Celebrations
were a terrific success.
Tarzana Dum-Dum 2012: August 16-18
Visit ERBzine to see hundreds
of photos and reports of these events.
GUIDE TO THE ERBzine PHOTO JOURNAL COVERAGE
OCTOBER 28th EVENT AT LOUISVILLE, KY
Tracy Griffin, Robin Maxwell, Jim Sullos, Denny Miller and John
were in Louisville on October 28th for book signing at the Burroughs
The event was hosted by George McWhorter - Curator of the ERB Memorial
Collection at the Ekstrom Library University of Louisville and was attended
by many ERB fans and scholars. Sunday, October 28, 2012
Dr. Stan Galloway's Tarzan
Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA ~ November 1-4, 2012
Guests: Denny Miller ~ Henry Franke ~ DJ Howell ~ Ellen Vartanoff
~ Jonathan Atkins ~ Lee Strong ~ Rand Muender ~ Chuck Early ~ Demo Sachlas
~ Jim Sullos ~ John Ralston Burroughs ~ Huck Huckenpohler, Lee Strong ~
English fan ~ Frank Shonfeld ~ established a loose network of pen pals
who shared his love for Burroughs, the man and his works.
He eventually named this group the
Edgar Rice Burroughs Chain of Friendship (ECOF).
See the Shonfeld
story in ERBzine 1159
ERBzine 0839 to see Photo Journals of Past Conventions
Bibliophile Features In ERBzine
Fantastic Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs
John Carter Film News
ERB, Inc. Corporate Site
and SUE-ON HILLMAN ECLECTIC STUDIO
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