Tag Archives: Toni Morrison

Rebekah Frumkin on her favorite books & why she doesn’t like happy stories

Rebekah Frumkin, author of the spectacular The Comedown, visited our region earlier this month. While here, she discussed what makes a story worthwhile to her, struggled to think of a single happy story that she enjoys, and explained how her philosophy … Continue reading

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Celebrate Black History Month with Kanopy

Our newest digital service, Kanopy, give you access to more than 30,000 films, including award-winning movies and documentaries from all over the globe. For free. You can watch five of them each month on your favorite device—computer, tablet, phone, Apple … Continue reading

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#MyLifeInAQuote

Maybe you’ve noticed one our #MyLifeInAQuote posts on our Twitter, Tumblr or Instagram pages. (Yes, it’s hashtagged, because this will be remembered as the decade in which we hashtagged everything.) The concept is pretty simple. We take a photo from … Continue reading

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A literary mixtape for Ohio

It began as a conversation with Belfast Central Library. I mentioned a few of my favorite Irish authors and artists, and my counterpart in Belfast admitted to being less familiar with Ohio writers. But this begs the question: If I … Continue reading

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