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  1. Call for Nominations-American Library in Paris

    Call for Nominations for ALA Representative to the Board of Trustees of the American Library in Paris for June 2016- June 2018   The International Relations Committee of the American Library Association announces a call for nominations for ALA Representat ...

    admin - 01/26/2016 - 13:20 - Offices of the American Library Association

  2. Resolution on the Confiscation of Iraqi Documents from the Iraq National Library and Archives

      WHEREAS, The Unites States director of National Intelligence, John Negroponte, posted hundreds of Iraqi documents to the internet during the months of March 2006 through November 2006 for wider public distribution and dissemination; and WHEREAS, Since N ...

    admin - 12/19/2011 - 05:20 - Offices of the American Library Association

  3. Resolution on the Crisis in Kenya

      WHEREAS, Hundreds of people have been killed and injured, and thousands have been displaced by the current violence in Kenya generated by the controversy surrounding the December election results; and WHEREAS, The Kenyan government has recently curtaile ...

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  4. John Adams Unbound

    Exhibition Details In the pages of John Adams's library, and the photo-reproductions of personal objects, graphics, maps, and portraits in the traveling exhibition, Adams is a tangible presence, along with his wife Abigail, his eldest son John Quincy ...

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  5. John Adams Unbound

    “John Adams Unbound” is about Adams’s personal library itself—a collection of 3,500 books willed by Adams to the people of Massachusetts and deposited in the Boston Public Library in 1894. The exhibit shows Adams wrestling with intellectual and political ...

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  6. Pride and Passion: The African American Baseball Experience

    Exhibition Details "Pride and Passion" gives libraries many perspectives from which to develop programs for public audiences. Besides exploring the history of baseball and examining how the treatment of black players reflected conditions in Amer ...

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  7. Pride and Passion: The African American Baseball Experience

    Baseball is one of America’s central institutions, and it has long reflected the complicated and painful history of race in the United States. “Pride and Passion: The African American Baseball Experience” tells the story of black baseball players in the U ...

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  8. Themes and Book Selections

    Love and Forgiveness in the Presence of the Enemy Scenes from The Iliad by Homer Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë Embers by Sandor Marai The Guardians by Ana Castillo Bel Canto by Ann Patchett Love and Forgiveness in the Light of Death Paula by Isabel Allend ...

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  9. Grant Information and Application

    Download the guidelines and application  (Word). How will "Let's Talk About It: Love & Forgiveness" programs work at my library? Participating libraries choose one of the three themes and plan a five-part series of reading and discussio ...

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  10. Let’s Talk About It: Love & Forgiveness

    The American Library Association and the Fetzer Institute, as part of its Campaign for Love & Forgiveness, present “Let’s Talk About It: Love & Forgiveness,” a scholar-led reading and discussion program for libraries interested in exploring themes ...

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