BOOK TALK PROPOSALS
If you have published a book recently, or if you know of a book that would be of university-wide interest, we invite you to be a Book Talk Facilitator!
Expectations of Facilitators for Book Talks
- Submit name of book, author, a blurb or short review and/or quotes from book or reviewer about the book, suggested date and time for talk, and possible audience—university wide and/or specialized
- Submit proposal using the Book Talk Proposal Form
- We anticipate the book talk should be held between 3 and 4 weeks after announcements.
- Be prepared to submit weekly announcements through CETL with your comments and teasers on the book to all faculty and staff, and/or to the book talk participants.
- A final reminder will be sent from CETL a 3-4 days before the book talk.
- Further suggestions for facilitator: Post additional comments and teasers on SCSU Discuss for possible discussion.
- At your request, CETL will create flyers or posters for your book talk.
2012-2013 BOOK TALKS
Thinking, Fast & Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Thursday, March 21st, 2013 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Facilitators: Chris Jazwinski, Joe Melcher and Mary Bodvarsson
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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Wednesday, February 20th, 2013, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Facilitators: Suzanne Stangl-Erkens & Wendy Bjorklund
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Detroit: I Do Mind Dying by Dan Georgakas and Marvin Surkin
Thursday, November 15, 2012, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Luke Tripp
Details available in archives