Book Discussion, March 19

Snow-by-Orhan-Pamuk-Cover.jpgProfessor Ron Wheeler will lead a book discussion of Nobel Prize winning author Orhan Pamuk’s Snow on March 19, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Johnson University’s Glass Memorial Library (GML).

Snow is a novel about a Turkish poet’s return to Turkey after a long absence. Glass Memorial Library is one of 840 libraries and state humanities councils across the country selected to receive the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the American Library Association (ALA). The program aims to familiarize public audiences in the United States with the people, places, history, faith and cultures of Muslims in the United States and around the world.

The Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys is a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities, conducted in cooperation with the American Library Association. Support was provided by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York. Additional support for the arts and media components was provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

For More Information Contact: Glass Memorial Library at 865-251-2277

Posted: 3/14/2013 9:13:04 AM

 

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