Let's Talk About It Oklahoma Spring Series
Join us for the next series in our book discussion group as the library proudly hosts Let's Talk About It Oklahoma with a theme of The Oklahoma Experience: ReVisions, a look at the history of Oklahoma through the eyes of late 20th century authors.
Let's Talk About It Oklahoma is a program of Oklahoma Humanities with generous funding provided by Kirkpatrick Family Fund and the Inasmuch Foundation.
Let's Talk About It Oklahoma - Shell Shaker
Please join us on Monday, April 29th at 5:30 PM for our latest book discussion group. Please note that this is a new date for the group.
This month's title is Shell Shaker by Leanne Howe, a story focusing on women of the Cherokee and Choctaw tribes known by that name.
Dr. Laura Arata, Professor of History at Oklahoma State University will be our humanities scholar for this title.
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