Posts tagged as People of the Book

New 2009 One Book One Lincoln Podcast Available!

January 15, 2010 by sdc
Another of this year's One Book One Lincoln special programs is now available as an audio podcast on the libraries' web site:

The Crossroads of a Journey: All Roads Lead to Sarajevo

Special guests Patrice McMahon, of the UNL Political Science Department, and Don Bryant, retired Associate Director of Athletics for the University of Nebraska, talk about their experiences in Sarajevo.



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New 2009 One Book One Lincoln Podcast available!

December 15, 2009 by sdc

Another of this year's One Book One Lincoln special programs is now available as an audio podcast on the libraries' web site:

An Interfaith Journey Towards Peace: A Discussion

This was a panel discussion about the conflicts and cooperation between peoples of different faiths that was exemplified by the characters in People of the Book. Recorded in October, this discussion's panelists included Sarah Kelen, Zainab Al-Baaj, Claudia Koziol, and the late Reverend Otis Young, who passed away just this past week.



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People of the Book: Discussion Question #9

December 06, 2009 by sdc
Discussion Question #9: There is an amazing array of "people of the book" -- both base and noble -- whose lifetimes span some remarkable periods in human history. Who is your favorite and why?

Please feel free to respond to this in the One Book One Lincoln Blog on the library's web site, or on the One Book One Lincoln Facebook fan page.

[Note: This is the final Discussion Question from the reading guide to People of the Book. Would you like to see additional questions posted to the Blog or to the Facebook feed for One Book One Lincoln?]



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People of the Book: Discussion Question #8

November 17, 2009 by sdc
Discussion Question #8: How did Hanna change after discovering the truth about her father? Would the person she was before her mother's accident have realized that she loved Ozren? Or risked the dangers involved in returning the codex?

Please feel free to respond to this in the One Book One Lincoln Blog on the library's web site, or on the One Book One Lincoln Facebook fan page.



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People of the Book: Discussion Question #7

November 04, 2009 by sdc
Discussion Question #7: Was Hanna being fair to suspect only Amitai of the theft? Do you think charges should have been pressed against the culprits?

Please feel free to respond to this in the One Book One Lincoln Blog on the library's web site, or on the One Book One Lincoln Facebook fan page.



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