2014 Archives

SMU Summer Author Series joins
Dallas Mayor's Summer Reading Club

June 25, 2014

The Dallas Mayor’s 2014 Summer Reading Club launched June 7 with special events at various branch libraries, as well as an SMU Summer Author Series.


About the SMU Summer Author Series

authorsMembers of the SMU faculty are participating in the Mayor’s Summer Reading Club as part of the University's joint efforts with the Dallas Public Library to encourage adult reading along with reading for children this summer. A schedule of the faculty, when and where they will speak, and their books — from which they will read — follows:

June 26, 6:30 p.m.
North Oak Cliff
Alan Elliott
Dedman College
Legendary Locals of Oak Cliff
July 24, 1:30 p.m.
Lochwood Branch
Dr. Eric Bing
Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development
Pharmacy on a Bicycle: Innovative Solutions for Global Health and Poverty
August 7, 6:30 p.m.
Preston Royal
Jeffrey Kahn
Dedman School of Law
Mrs. Shipley's Ghost: The Right to Travel and Terrorist Watchlists
August 21, 6:30 p.m.
Audelia Road
David Haynes
Dedman College
A Star in the Face of the Sky

More about the Dallas Mayor's Summer Reading Club.