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Mon, Oct 8, 9:55 am | UCSB Reads
UC Santa Barbara Library and the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor are pleased to announce the selection of a book for UCSB Reads 2019 — “The Best We Could Do,” an illustrated memoir by Thi Bui. For over ten years, since the program’s start in 2007, UCSB Reads has brought the campus and Santa...
This summer, read along with the UCSB Reads Committee as they work to select the UCSB Reads 2019 book.    The UCSB Reads Committee has announced the six titles that make-up the short list for 2019 consideration. The selections are:   1. "The Best We Could Do" by Thi Bui 2. "Hunger" by Roxanne Gay 3...
Logo for UCSB Reads 2018
Thu, Nov 16, 9:53 am | UCSB Reads
November 16, 2017 UCSB Reads 2018 Book Announcement: Lab Girl by Hope Jahren The UC Santa Barbara Library and the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor are pleased to announce the selection of a book for UCSB Reads 2018 — Lab Girl, by prize-winning paleobiologist Hope Jahren. Since the program’s...
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Wed, Jul 12, 3:05 pm | Events, UCSB Reads
This summer, for the first time, read along with the UCSB Reads Committee as they work to select the UCSB Reads 2018 book. The UCSB Reads Committee has announced the five titles that make-up the short list for 2018 consideration. The selections are: 1.       Lab Girl by Hope Jahren 2.       The...
Logo for UCSB Reads 2018
Thu, Apr 6, 4:51 pm | UCSB Reads
Even though we're still anticipating UCSB Reads 2017 author Luis Urrea’s talk on April 24 in Campbell Hall, it is not too early to start thinking about a book for UCSB Reads 2018.   The advisory committee will start to convene in late spring and throughout the summer to select next year's book, and...
Into the Beautiful North
Wed, Dec 7, 3:44 pm | Events, UCSB Reads, Undergraduate Students
The UC Santa Barbara Library has chosen “Into the Beautiful North” as its 2017 UCSB Reads selection. An annual event now in its 11th year, UCSB Reads engages the campus and the Santa Barbara community in conversations about key topics while reading the same book. UCSB Reads is presented by the UCSB...