Monthly Archives: September 2013

Gingrich Library celebrates Banned Books Week with Readout

The Gingrich Library held their 2nd Annual Banned Books Read-Out on the steps of the Library Monday, September 23rd from 1pm to 3pm.  Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. It highlights the value of … Continue reading

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Synthesize Me #2: This is F****D Up, an Unedited Discussion of Censorship

Mon., Sept. 30, 4 p.m., Klein Hall Experience Event What is decency and who gets to define what is decent? Staff from the Freedman Gallery and Gingrich Library, along with faculty from the departments of Theater, English, Marketing/Communications and Film, … Continue reading

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Banned Aid : Defending Challenged Books

Thur., Sept. 26, 6 p.m., Klein Hall EXPERIENCE EVENT Why are certain types of books targeted? How do attacks on books impact a curriculum? Local educator and author Michael Anthony will discuss successful efforts that he and others have made … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Banned Books Read-Out

Banned Books: Read Out & Open House Monday, Sept. 23rd, 2013 at 1 pm The Gingrich Library will host its 2nd Annual BANNED BOOKS READ-OUT. All Albright College faculty, staff and students are invited to read aloud from one of … Continue reading

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National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South … Continue reading

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