The Open Space of Democracy

Open Space of Democracy Cover ImageBook Of The Quarter, Fall 2010
Saint Clare Room, 3rd Floor, Learning Commons, Technology Center, & Library
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
7 - 8:30 p.m.

The Library is pleased to present The Open Space of Democracy by Terry Tempest Williams as the Fall 2010 Book of the Quarter. The presentation is co-sponsored by the English Department, the Environmental Studies Institute, the Office of Residence Life, and the Residential Learning Communities.

The Book of the Quarter program will include a panel presentation, moderated by Dr. Jeffrey Zorn, Senior Lecturer, English Department, on the ethics and politics of place, spiritual democracy, and the responsibilities of citizen involvement. 

The panelists are:

Sherry Booth
Senior Lecturer, English Department & Faculty Director - Cyphi, Residential Learning Communities
John S. Farnsworth
Lecturer, Environmental Studies Institute & Faculty Director - Cyphi, Residential Learning Communities
Erin O'Keefe
Class of 2014
Ryan Smart
Class of 2014

It isn't necessary to have read the book in order to attend the Book of the Quarter program. Copies of the book are available in the Library and for sale in the campus bookstore.

Please direct ADA/504 accommodation requests to Terry Hingston (408-554-6830, TTY 1-800-735-2929) at least 72 hours prior to the event.

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