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  • The Great American Read
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The Great American Read

the great american read

THE GREAT AMERICAN READ is an eight-part series on PBS
that explores and celebrates the power of reading, told through the prism of
America’s 100 best-loved novels (as chosen in a national survey).
It investigates how and why writers create their fictional worlds, how we as
readers are affected by these stories, and what these 100 different books have
to say about our diverse nation and our shared human experience.  

Click here for a list of America’s 100 most-loved books brought to you by The Great American Read. 

Database of the Month


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Grove Art Online


The authority on art from pre-history to present day --

The foremost scholarly art encyclopedia, updated regularly and covering
global art and architecture from prehistory to present day.
Includes peer-reviewed articles contributed by nearly 7,000 scholars from around the world,
accompanied by images, bibliographies, and links to additional resources.

--encompassing all aspects of visual culture




Wednesday Movie



July 25 - West Side Story
2:30 pm and 7:30 pm

Two youngsters from rival New York City gangs fall in love, but tensions between their respective friends build toward tragedy.
Natalie Wood, George Chakiris, Richard Beymer

2 hour 31 minutes  (PG)

For a more detailed plot summary click on the image

For a full list of upcoming movies click here

west side story

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