IHC-speaker-Philip Homan

Idaho State University

Eli M. Oboler Library
921 S. 8th Ave. Stop 8089
Pocatello, Idaho 83209




Philip A. Homan

Scholar-librarian Philip A. Homan, M.A., M.L.S., is a catalog librarian and an associate professor at Idaho State University’s Eli M. Oboler Library in Pocatello. Descended from early settlers in Owyhee and Twin Falls counties and a fourth-generation Idahoan, Phil received the Master of Library Science degree from St. John’s University in New York City in 2002 and then returned to Idaho, after fifteen years in The Bronx, where he was a tour guide for The Bronx County Historical Society. He is a member of the Idaho Library Association Executive Board, a frequent presenter at library conferences, and a contributor to Idaho Magazine. Phil received an IHC Research Fellowship and is writing the first biography of Kittie Wilkins, the Horse Queen of Idaho. His research has been supported also by grants from Nevada Humanities and from Colorado Humanities.

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