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“Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.”  

 

~John Locke

KCC Reads

Events Calendar, 2015 – 2016:  Americanah

Fall 2015 | Winter 2016 | Spring 2016

 

Fall 2015

 

Date

 

Time

 

Room

 

Event

 

SEPTEMBER

  Thursday,

 17th

 

 

 

10:20 - 11:20 

& again from

11:30 - 12:30

 

3 - 4

 

 

 

10 - 4  

 

 

 MAC Rotunda

 

 

 

 

MAC Rotunda

 

 

MAC Rotunda

 

 

 

The Inaugural Lecture:

Prof. Indira Skoric (History, Philosophy & Political Science)

will deliver this year's inaugural address on Americanah

 

 

Faculty Brainstorming Session

 We will hold a meeting for the faculty to brainstorm and share teaching ideas on Americanah 

 

Books Distribution

And, we will distribute books for students who need Americanah for a class -- all day, between 10:00 am and 4:30 pm.

 

 

OCTOBER

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

 

 

 

9 am 

to 

5 pm 

 

 

MAC Rotunda 

 

 

Fall Student Seminars on Americanah 

 
One-hour Student Sessions on Just Kids at
 
9:10, 10:20, 11:30, 12:40 and 1:50  
 
 
 
The Fall Address:
 
 
 
 
Refreshments all day - Full Classes Welcome!

 

DECEMBER

 

 

 

 

 Winter 2016

 

JANUARY

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY

 

 

 

 

JANUARY / FEBRUARY

 

 

The Winter Book Club will meet four times, in January and February, to discuss the 4 books shortlisted for next year.

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Spring 2016

Date

Time

Room

EVENT

 

MARCH 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

APRIL 

 

 

 MAY

 

 

 

 

Day 1: ?? 

 

 

 

 

Day 2: ?? 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3:00 pm 

to

5:00 pm

 

 

9:00 am

to

5:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAC

Rotunda

 

 

 

MAC

  Rotunda 

 

 The KCC Reads Annual Student Conference

on Americanah

This event features student presentations on Americanah, a plenary session, a Keynote Address, a Student Art Exhibit, a Video Installation. Catered by KCC Culinary Arts.

 

Day 1: 

Opening Plenary from 3:00  - 4:30 pm:

 

 

 

Day 2: 

One-hour Concurrent Student Sessions at

9:10, 10:20, 11:30, 12:40 and 1:50

 

Keynote Address from  3:00 - 4:30 pm:

 

The Keynote Talk will be followed by a Reception in the MAC Rotunda catered by KCC Culinary Arts students!

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 JUNE

 

 

 

 

 Over the summer, members of the KCC Reads cohort will put together the FOURTH volume of our student journal, Paideia: The Journal of KCC Reads on Americanah. It will be released / distributed at our Inaugural Lecture for the 2016 - 2017 academic year in Sept. 2016.

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