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Banned Books Week - thank you!

Our events for Banned Books Week at the USF Poly Library were a success again this year. Pictures are on the Library’s Facebook and Flickr‘s pages.

We would like to thank all of those who have volunteered their time and efforts to make our events a success:

Thank you to our readers, who are students, staff, faculty at USFP, at the Read Out.

  • Stacy Lung – Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – JK Rowling
  • Patty Martinez – I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
  • Diane Fulkerson – To Kill a mockingbird – Harper Lee
  • Cynthia Patterson – Invisible Man – Ralph Ellison
  • Paul Terry – Totally Joe – James Howe
  • Suzanne Reardon-Mullhall – Diary of a Young Girl – Anne Frank
  • Marlene Eplin – The Bible
  • Catherine Lavallée-Welch – The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian – Sherman Alexie
  • Sara Martinez – The Perks of Being a Wallflower – Stephen Chbosky
  • John Selsky – Nickel & Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America – Barbara Ehrenreich
  • Daryl Manullang – The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini
  • Monica Roberts – I know why the Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
  • Amy VanMiddlesworth – Slaughterhouse-Five – Kurt Vonnegut

Thank you to Dr. Anne Price, who led the discussion for “1984?, and to Dr. John Lennon, who led the discussion for “Shup Up & Sing”, during the during the First Amendment Film Festival.

Thank you to Dr. Ruth Sylvester, who led the Book Discussion on “And Tango Makes Three”.

Thank you to SG for providing us with refreshments.

Thank you to the students, staff and faculty members who stopped by, listened, watched and discussed with us.

Celebrate your freedom to read and think all year!

Update: We received garlands from The Ledger, in addition to a page 1, B section article.

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