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Upcoming Lectures

Masha Gessen

Masha Gessen

NOV 5

Tracy K. Smith

NOV 15

Tayari Jones

Tayari Jones

NOV 19

Sharon Flake

Sharon G. Flake

DEC 2

Ten Evenings

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House of Broken Angels audiobook available on Overdrive!
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Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh has made UNLIMITED copies of the audiobook version of Luis Alberto Urrea’s House of Broken Angels available for a month on Overdrive.

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