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CH-51124-13
The Lindsay-Crane Center for Writing and Literature: Extending Humanities Scholarship and Learning Throughout our Community
Kirsten Parkinson, Hiram College

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Town and Gown: Building Connection Through Community Reading Programs (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Town and Gown: Building Connection Through Community Reading Programs
Author: Maria Judd
Author: Kirsten Parkinson
Author: Paul Gaffney
Abstract: Academic institutions can forge valuable bonds with their surrounding communities by sponsoring or collaborating on reading programs focused on a single book. This panel, which includes representatives from both colleges and community partners, discusses the opportunities and potential pitfalls of such endeavors, including the challenges of book selection, the logistics of event planning, the availability of funding options, and the pleasures and mutual benefits of partnership building.
Date: 02/10/2017
Primary URL: https://www.awpwriter.org/awp_conference/event_detail/9848
Conference Name: Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) conference 2017


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