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Join us for Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life at Central 11/24

By Heather S on Nov 14, 2014 9:43 AM

Join a discussion of David Treuer's Rez Life: An Indian's Journey Through Reservation Life, a complex and subtle examination of Native American reservation life, past and present, led by staff from the Milwaukee Public Library. A member of the Ojibwe of northern Minnesota, Treuer grew up on Leech Lake Reservation. In his book he explores crime and poverty, casinos and wealth and the preservation of…

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Come To Zablocki's Book Club For Adults

By anna on Apr 28, 2014 6:16 PM

Join a book discussion of The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe at Zablocki Library. There's still plenty of time to start reading for the book club, with plenty of copies available for checkout at the library. In this life affirming story, the author recounts his mother's life, recalling how they discussed books during the final stages of her last illness and…

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Zablocki's Book Club Meets This Friday

By anna on Feb 18, 2014 12:40 PM

Zablocki Library will be hosting another book club discussion this Friday, March 7th. This time the group will discuss the Edith Wharton classic Ethan Frome. In this classic novel, a New England farmer must choose between his duty to care for his invalid wife and his love for her cousin. Zablocki Library's book club will continue to meet the first Friday of each month…

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