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Richard Rodriguez

Nonfiction

Interviewed by: Robert Stewart

Catalog Number: 20060503, 20041006

Peabody Award-winning essayist and PBS Newshour commentator, Richard Rodriguez discusses race, religion, sexuality, and politics with New Letters’ editor Robert Stewart.  They reference Rodriguez’s controversial book, Brown: The Last Discovery of America in which he describes a breakdown of class, race and language to shape personal identity.

| Subject Matter: Race, Religion, Sexuality, Politics | Interview Year: 2003 | Genre: Nonfiction | Awards: Peabody Award |

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Karl Marlantes

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Kansas City, Mo.

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Kansas City Public Library Announces Kids and Teens eReading Rooms

The KCPL has digitized the concept of physical reading rooms by creating individual, specialized eReading Rooms of ebooks and audiobooks for children and teenagers.

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Clarion Awards Selection CD Special

Jamaica KincaidJim ShepardGloria Vando & Anika ParisLuis Alberto Urrea, and Alex George, normally $7.99 per episode, this cd collection comes with over $15.00 in savings. Downloads of these programs have been reduced and are available through our archives.