Charles W. Bassett, the Lee Family Professor of American Studies and English, emeritus, died Oct. 19 in Waterville. News that he was ill brought a deluge of letters from alumni who wanted to make sure that their beloved “Bassett” knew he had changed their lives.
"Thank You, Professor Bassett: Former "toads" bid farewell to their beloved teacher and mentor,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 99:
4, Article 6.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol99/iss4/6