Sam Loyd: Puzzle King, a talk by Will Shortz

November 5th 2015 @ 5:30pm
Lilly Library
1200 East Seventh Street
Lilly Library
Bloomington, IN 47405-5500
Example of a vanishing puzzle featuring images of women around a circle

Will Shortz, New York Times Crossword Editor, puzzle collector, and IU alum, will speak on the most famous and ingenious puzzle designer of the nineteenth century: Sam Loyd. The exhibition Sam Loyd: Puzzle King is based on Shortz's collection of materials related to Sam Loyd. A reception will follow the talk.  

Today's Hours

9:00am - 6:00pm All hours


  • Building Access Front entrance facing Showalter Fountain is fully accessible. Building Access

Contact Info

1200 E Seventh Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
812-855-3143 (Fax)
Joel Silver
Joel Silver - Director, Librarian
(812) 855-2452