The Lilly Library at IU recently opened an exhibit dedicated to the centennial birthday of Bloomington native Ross Lockridge Jr., who wrote the bestselling book “Raintree County,” an IU Communications news release recently announced. Both the campus and the city also participated in events celebrating the author’s birthday.
Indiana Public Media featured a story on the author’s life, in addition to an Associated Press article that was picked up by a number of media outlets throughout the country:
- Indiana Public Media
- The Modest Bee (Associated Press)
- The Charlotte Observer (AP)
- The Washington Times (AP)
- Fox 19 (AP)
- Miami Herald (AP)