Programs & Workshops
Short Takes on Literature
FALL 1 2014
Animal Tales & Human Acts. Humor, confusion and compassion explored in a series of short stories about people, pets and prey.
"The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated." Mahatma Gandhi
"Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read." Groucho Marx: The Essential Groucho: Writings For By and About Groucho Marx
Join us from 2:30 to 4:30 in the Library Conference Room. All are welcome!
Wednesday, October 1:
- Alice Elliot Dark. Watch The Animals.Harper's Magazine 299.1792 (1999):91 (student access MasterFILE Premier)
- Mark Twain. A Dog's Tale. Project Gutenberg.
Wednesday, October 8:
- Haruki Murakami. Town of Cats.
- Alice Adams. A Very Nice Dog. Southwest Review 82.2(1997), 199 (student access MasterFile Premier)
Friday, October 17:
- Lydia Millet. Sir Henry & Love in Infant Monkeys
Wednesday, October 22:
Thursday, November 6:
Thursday, November 13:
Thursday, November 20:
- Reese Okyong Kwon. Legends of the Seoul Dogs. Southern Review 48.1(2012) (student access Masterfile Premier)
- H.H. Munro (Saki). The She Wolf & Laura. Project Gutenberg .
Access to stories at the Library Reference Desk. Stories available a week before each session.
REMEMBER THERE ARE REWARDS FOR STUDENTS who attend 3 or more sessions:
- A reward of a collection of short stories at end of the semester series.
- All students who attend 2 session or more receive a certificate of participation
- Everyone receives access to great stories and discussions
- Everyone who attends has “access “ to cookies and other treats
THIS PROGRAM IS SPONSORED BY THE LIBRARY MEDIA RESOURCES CENTER
Programs and Workshops
A Quick Introduction to the Library
Welcome new students!
Come for a quick introduction to using the Library.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Library Classroom, E101B
Learn about borrowing textbooks, laptops, and iPads!