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The Big Read on Staten Island – Lots of Jan-March 2012 Events

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Staten Island OutLOUD is having tons of fun presenting a big, rich and varied menu of 30+ events from Jan 28 through March 31, 2012, to celebrate The Big Read and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer in our community.   We’ve devoted individual posts to some of our bigger events; this photo gallery features images from a variety of OutLOUD’s … Read More

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OutLOUD’s Big Read Symposium – American Idol: A fresh look at Tom Sawyer & Mark Twain

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Staten Island OutLOUD’s keynote event for The Big Read took place on March 10, 2012 at the College of Staten Island. American Idol: A fresh look at Tom Sawyer & Mark Twain was a cross-disciplinary symposium that combined literary scholarship with painting and performance art.

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The Big Read at Everything Goes Book Cafe – Feb 3

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Staten Island OutLOUD gathered a lovely group of neighbors at Everything Goes Book Cafe & Neighborhood Stage to read a Twain short story, excerpts from Tom Sawyer, Twain’s Autobiography and good conversation about the world of Tom Sawyer/Mark Twain

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Race Issues In Mark Twain …

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… A community dialogue – Taken at Staten Island Community Charter School. Students from Staten Island Academy were particularly active in our dialogue. We were happy to welcome them, and we appreciate that they want to continue our dialogue in the coming months. Several students already offered ideas for future programs. Thanks – and let’s be in touch to plan … Read More

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Tom Sawyer Kickoff Event

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On Sat Jan 28, 2012, Staten Island OutLOUD kicked off our “Tom Sawyer” series for The Big Read. Joan & Gary Moore made music, Jim Hill & Alexander Arrindell conjured up the spirit of Mark Twain. Doris Nielsen & Michele Evans-Arrindell welcomed graciously, and 150 Islanders brought Hannibal to life! Thanks to our wonderful friends at the Richmondtown branch library, … Read More

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A War To End All Wars

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Staten Island OutLOUD presented a tribute to the fallen heroes of World War I, in an outdoor performance at historic Fountain Cemetery, the final resting place of Islanders who served in The War To End All Wars. We were proud to host this event in collaboration with the 369th Veterans Association.

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Dorothy Day on Staten Island

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Staten Island OutLOUD gathered at Historic Richmond Town to remember the life and work of social activist Dorothy Day.

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To Kill a Mockingbird

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We welcomed a wonderful group of neighbors who read together from To Kill a Mockingbird, and shared their ideas about Harper Lee’s memorable novel.  We gathered in the Third County Courthouse on the grounds of Historic Richmond Town.

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Community Dialogues

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A House Divided

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