Below are News items in the category of UCSB Reads

UCSB Reads 2015 Book Announced

The book for UCSB Reads 2015 is "Orange Is the New Black," the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman about her time in prison.

What Book Should We Select for UCSB Reads 2015?

Help us choose a book for UCSB Reads 2015 by sending your suggestions to UCSBreads@library.ucsb.edu.
UCSB Reads, General News

UCSB Reads Author Timothy Egan to Offer In-Person & Online Events (Mar. 4 & 5)

Timothy Egan offers events on March 4 & 5
Events, UCSB Reads, General News

Ray Ford: History of Fire in Santa Barbara (Wed. Feb. 26, 4pm)

Journalist Ray Ford will give a talk in the Library titled "History of Fire in Santa Barbara: Perceptions and Misconceptions."

UCSB Reads Author Timothy Egan to Offer Live Online Interview

For the first time this year, the UCSB Library invites alumni, parents and friends who cannot travel to campus the opportunity to participate in UCSB Reads by joining a live online chat and interview with author Timothy Egan.
Events, UCSB Reads, General News

"Burn Cycle" Artist Talk (Feb. 19, 4pm)

Ethan Turpin will offer an artist talk in the Library's Mary Cheadle Room on Wednesday, February 19 at 4pm.

On Exhibit in the Library: Burn Cycle: Sharing Land with Wildfire

The UCSB Library and the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management have commissioned Santa Barbara artist Ethan Turpin to create an exhibition on wildfire which is on exhibit on the first floor of the Library through May 2014.

UCSB Reads Faculty Panel (Wed. Feb. 12, 6pm, Montecito Public Library)

Come hear a panel of UCSB faculty from multiple disciplines will discuss the UCSB Reads selection, "The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America."
UCSB Reads, General News

Brown Bag Discussion of the UCSB Reads Book (Wed. Feb. 5, 12pm)

Bring your lunch and join us at the Library on Feb. 5 for a brown bag book discussion of The Big Burn by Timothy Egan.

UCSB Reads Faculty Panel (Jan. 29, 4pm)

Bren School professors will introduce the SERI Fire research initiative, which is bringing together an interdisciplinary team in pursuit of new strategies for managing wildfire under conditions of climate change.