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Nancy Drew: The History of America's Favorite Teen Sleuth

Course number : NRA-C24   ID : 1399    Section Number : 009
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Ninety years ago, a plucky girl detective stepped out of her blue roadster and into the hearts of readers. The brainchild of publisher Edward Stratemeyer, Nancy Drew proved that a strong heroine with style and bravery could win huge popularity. Join historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., to explore the history of America’s favorite girl detective. Who was Carolyn Keene, author of the series? Why did this girls’ book series, more than any other, captivate generations of readers?

Class Details

1 Sessions

NA - Online

Leslie Goddard 



Registration Closes On
Monday, July 26, 2021 @ 12:00 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
7/26/2021 Mon 1:00 PM - 2:20 PM N/A - Online Leslie Goddard  Webinar/Online