SCRANTON, PA (September 14, 2015)—Marywood University’s English department and the Munley College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will welcome Susan Campbell Bartoletti, a Marywood alumna and award-winning author, to campus on Wednesday, September 23, 2015, at 7:30 p.m., in the Upper Nazareth Dining Hall, Nazareth Student Center. Ms. Bartoletti will be reading from her most recent work, Terrible Typhoid Mary:  A True Story of the Deadliest Cook in America, and speaking about her Marywood foundations and the path she’s followed since graduating. This event is free and open to the public.


A Newberry Honor author, Bartoletti is the author of a long list of books including: Growing Up in Coal Country; Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler’s Shadow; Kids on Strike!; and The Boy Who Dared (


For additional information on the lecture and reading by Ms. Bartoletti, please email the English department at Marywood University at, or call (570) 348-6219.