The first annual “5 Minutes of my Favorite Book” reading was a success!
On behalf of the Elihu Burritt Library and the Friends of the Library Board thank you to all who participated in this fun event!
Dr. Carl Antonucci, Library Director, reads Son of Italy by Pascal D’Angelo
Prof. Gilbert Gigliotti, Carmina I.v by Horace
President Jack Miller, The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
Interim President Dr. Susan Pease,
The Egyptian by Mika Waltari
Provost Carl Lovitt, The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Prof. Evelyn Philips, Pedagogy of Oppressed by Paulo Freire
Chief of Police Gregory B. Sneed, The Leadership Secrets of Colin Powell, by Oren Harari
Dean Ken Colwell, Journey to Ixtlan by Carlos Castenada
Kimberly Farrington, Librarian, Persuasion by Jane Austen
Prof. Mary Ann Mahony Prof. Matthew Specter Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann
Prof. Matthew Ciscel Prof. Nanjundiah Sadanand
Das Brot (The Bread) by Wolfgang A Peoples History of the United Borchert States by Howard Zinn
Dr. Richard Bachoo, Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Richard C. Mullins, ITBD Director Prof. Stephen Cohen
The Biggest Bear by Lynd Ward Bleeding Edge by Thomas Pynchon
Renata Vickrey, Archivist, with 5 min timers!
All books chosen for the reading are available in the Burritt Library.