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Book Nominations

All members of the KU community are encouraged to nominate a book for the 2016-17 selection. Nominations will be evaluated with the following criteria:

Programmatic goals:

  • Build community among faculty, staff, and students
  • Create a shared academic experience for first-year students
  • Encourage intellectual engagement through reading and discussion

Selection criteria:

  • Intellectually stimulating and promotes conversation
  • Lends itself to a variety of programming opportunities
  • Potential for classroom use within various departments and disciplines
  • Available as a paperback or e-book

 

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