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Clark College News and Events


February 20, 2009

For Immediate Release

For additional information: 

Barbara Kerr, Executive Director of
Communications and Marketing Telephone:  360-992-2921

E-mail:  bkerr@clark.edu

DISCOVER A NEW WORLD
THROUGH CLARK COLLEGE’S DISCOVERY BOOK CLUB

   

Books to inspire thought, discussion and passion will be discussed on the last Thursday of each month at Clark’s Cannell Library

  

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Clark College’s Discovery Book Club has announced the three books that will be the focus of this spring’s book club discussions.  

February 26 - “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down” by Anne Fadiman.  Interim Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Kathleen Murphy will lead the discussion.  For more information, visit: http://www.spiritcatchesyou.com/index.htm.

March – No meeting due to spring break

April 30 – “Memoirs of a Survivor” by Doris Lessing.  The discussion leader will be Interim Dean of eLearning  Ann Virtu Snyder.  Information about this book is available at http://www.dorislessing.org/thememoirs.html

May 28 – “White Like Me” by Tim Wise.  Discussion Leaders: Women’s Studies Professor Dian Ulner and Director for Equity and Diversity Leann Johnson will lead the discussion.  Information about this book is available at http://www.powells.com/biblio/2-1932360689-0.

The Discovery Book Club is sponsored by the college’s Cannell Library.  Book club discussions are held from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on the last Thursday of each month in the library’s Cannell Room (room 101).  The book club is free and open to all members of the college and community.

Clark College is located at 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver.  Parking maps and driving directions are available at www.clark.edu/maps.

For additional information, call the Cannell Library at 360-992-2472.

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