Durham County Library will host a reading of the environmental classic A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches Here and There at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, at The Regulator Bookshop, 720 Ninth St.
Durham County Library will host Marshall Price, Nancy Hanks Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, and Jessica Kay Ruhle, Associate Curator of Education at the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, for a discussion and slide lecture on Colour Correction at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 20, at the Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon […]
Durham County Library will host author Kianna Alexander for a reading and discussion of her book Electing to Love at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, at Southwest Regional Library, 3605 Shannon Rd.
Durham County Library will host a two-part Self-Publishing Boot Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Apr. 18 and May 2, at the Stanford L. Warren Branch Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Durham County Library will host the first program in a two-part series on end-of-life issues with a screening of the documentary Consider the Conversation: A Documentary on a Taboo Subject, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 16, at the South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Ave. A discussion will follow the film with Betsy Barton, […]
Join us on Monday, April 13 from 10:30 – 11:15 a.m. at Northgate Mall’s Discovery Nook for Abrakadoodle for Toddlers. For ages 12 months – 4 years, this event features an art class designed to help toddlers develop creativity, language skills, motor skills and social skills. Registration is required, and participation is limited to 10 toddlers. […]
Ransom River A good solid Stand-alone mystery. Heroine comes home feeling defeated. By the end of the book, she’s rediscovered herself and empowered herself. Writing is solid and there are plenty of plot turns. Find in Catalog
I read “Mockingbird” with the knowledge that I was probably one of the few people older than 40 who had yet to do so. And interestingly, it coincided with everyone’s paying attention to the novel again because of the announcement of the publication of the companion volume “Go Set a Watchman.” I can’t say, though, […]
This is one that has been on my shelf forever. If how I got through grade school without reading “To Kill a Mockingbird” is a mystery, getting out of an American lit graduate program without having read “White Noise” is similarly unlikely. For most of the novel I was feeling fairly ambivalent about it. The […]
Tarkovsky is considered one of the finest Soviet filmmakers, and if this book is a good indicator of his brilliance, then he is one of the best Russian-born writers too. Such an uncompromising thinker! I have seen just one of his seven films so far, but several cinephile firends had told me to look for […]