• 25 Quotes From Banned Books To Celebrate Banned Books Week (Video)

    25 Quotes From Banned Books To Celebrate Banned Books Week (Video)0

    Banned Books Week is an annual event held during the last week of September. Celebrating the freedom to read, it draws attention to actual or attempted bannings of books across the United States. According to the American Library Association, more than 11,300 books have been challenged since 1982. These 25 quotes from banned books celebrate

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  • Review: Swift Dam: A Veterinarian’s Meditation On The Flow Of Water And Time

    Review: Swift Dam: A Veterinarian’s Meditation On The Flow Of Water And Time0

    Summary: The worst flood in Montana’s history occurred in 1964, when the Swift Dam broke after being inundated with rain and snow. Thirty-one lives were lost, all but one on the Blackfeet Reservation. (1) Using this fact as background, plus his own knowledge and experience of that area, the author gives us a story that

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  • 5 Must-Read Books About Food And Society

    5 Must-Read Books About Food And Society0

    These must-read fiction and nonfiction books explore the connection between food and society. 1. The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan “What should we have for dinner? Ten years ago, Michael Pollan confronted us with this seemingly simple question and, with The Omnivore’s Dilemma, his brilliant and eye-opening exploration of our food choices, demonstrated that how

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