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Empire of Cotton: Sven Beckert with Pardis Mahdavi

Learning history through the stories of one nation limits us....

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Fluid Mosaic: the City, the West and Water John F. Ross and Patty Limerick in conversation with Marcus Moench

A racy and provocative conversation between John F. Ross, American historian...

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LGBTQ Literature

“I was determined that in fiction anyway two men should...

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Do Feelings Matter? Mine or Yours? A Workshop by Puneeta Roy (suitable for ages 16-24)

  “We’re going to begin with a jug,” so opens Puneeta...

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The Shadow King

  The first photograph was that of an Ethiopian man huddled...

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Morning Music and Inaugural Address

  There is no better way to start a literature festival...

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Food, Memory and Culture

“Sometimes a single meal can sustain a human being for...

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