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GW-259303-18
Great Stories Club: Reading and Discussion for At-Risk Youth
Lainie Castle, American Library Association

Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=GW-259303-18

Info on Great Stories Club author virtual event (Blog Post)
Title: Info on Great Stories Club author virtual event
Author: PPO staff
Abstract: Libraries that received a GSC grant to implement the series "Empathy: The Cost of Switching Sides" joined ALA for a virtual event featuring March: Book Three co-authors. GSC teen readers also attended the webinar and were invited to submit questions to the authors.
Date: 09/12/2018
Primary URL: http://www.programminglibrarian.org/learn/march-andrew-aydin-and-nate-powell
Primary URL Description: Listing and description of event, with link to archived version
Secondary URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fk0Z1PuwJwY&t=472s
Secondary URL Description: Archived version on YouTube
Website: Programming Librarian

Agenda for GSC Orientation Workshop (Empathy Theme) (Conference/Institute/Seminar)
Title: Agenda for GSC Orientation Workshop (Empathy Theme)
Author: PPO staff and GSC advisors
Abstract: Copy of the two-day workshop agenda
Date Range: September 6-7. 2018
Location: Chicago, IL
Primary URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ala-ppo-general/trht/FinalAgenda_EmpathyWorkshop_Sept2018.pdf
Primary URL Description: Link to PDF of agenda

Call for Proposals (Empathy and Heroism grants) (Blog Post)
Title: Call for Proposals (Empathy and Heroism grants)
Author: PPO staff
Abstract: Blog post promoting open applications for Great Stories Club grant. Includes link to a related proposal planning webinar, which is available via archive.
Date: 05/08/2018
Primary URL: http://www.programminglibrarian.org/articles/apply-now-great-stories-club-book-club-underserved-youth
Website: Programming Librarian

Empathy theme overview, from workshop (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Empathy theme overview, from workshop
Author: Anna Mae Duane
Abstract: GSC scholar's presentation about the thematic vision of the series, Empathy: The Cost of Switching Sides
Date: 09/07/2018
Primary URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ala-ppo-general/trht/09102018/Empathy+theme+overview.pptx
Primary URL Description: Link to download scholar's PPT presentation
Secondary URL: https://apply.ala.org/greatstories/resources/empathy-grantees
Secondary URL Description: Additional presentation files are available on the Empathy resources webpage

Agenda for GSC Orientation Workshop (Heroism Theme) (Conference/Institute/Seminar)
Title: Agenda for GSC Orientation Workshop (Heroism Theme)
Author: ALA PPO and GSC advisors
Abstract: Agenda for the two-day workshop for libraries selected to host a GSC series on "What Makes a Hero? Self, Society and Rising to the Occasion."
Date Range: November 15-16, 2018.
Location: Chicago, IL
Primary URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ala-ppo-general/gschero/workshop/Agenda_HeroismWorkshop_November2018.pdf
Primary URL Description: Link to workshop agenda, from GSC website.

Heroism theme keynote presentation (November workshop) (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: Heroism theme keynote presentation (November workshop)
Author: Maria Sachiko Cecire
Abstract: Dr. Cecire's presentation with notes; a keynote about the overarching theme of the GSC series, intended to connect librarian project directors to the humanities ideas and questions inherent to the series.
Date: 11/16/2018
Primary URL: https://s3.amazonaws.com/ala-ppo-general/gschero/workshop/Heroism+Theme+Overview.pptx
Primary URL Description: PPT file of presentation
Conference Name: GSC Orientation Workshop for Library Project Directors

New GSC webpages/site (Web Resources)
Title: New GSC webpages/site
Author: ALA PPO staff
Abstract: In 2019, ALA published a new site for the ALA Great Stories Club, via www.ala.org. This site provides open and organized access to the current NEH-funded themes/content, as well as previously funded programming content.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: http://www.ala.org/greatstories
Primary URL Description: Main link to GSC content
Secondary URL: http://www.ala.org/tools/programming/greatstories/resources
Secondary URL Description: Link to page with downloadable programming resources for librarians, organized by GSC theme

Empathy theme overview webinar (Web Resources)
Title: Empathy theme overview webinar
Author: Anna Mae Duane
Abstract: Dr. Duane delivers an overview of the theme "Empathy: The Cost of Switching Sides" for librarians who will host this series in their libraries, but attended the workshop on the other theme (Heroism).
Year: 2018
Primary URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4s6kzkvuXFY
Primary URL Description: Recording of the live webinar, originally presented via Zoom.


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