Penn State laureate shares research's 'exciting process of discovery'

August 16, 2011

Linda Patterson Miller, the 2011-12 Penn State laureate and professor of English at Penn State Abington discusses the “seductive journey of research” in the video link “Doing research with primary documents is an exciting process of discovery when the researcher’s open to the unexpected,” said Miller. Watch the video and learn how Miller discovered an interesting batch of letters to F. Scott Fitzgerald during her initial research of “America’s Lost Generation.”

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