Fiction/Poetry

Professor Bruce Holsinger's A Burnable Book

  1. A Burnable Book by Bruce Holsinger (Faculty)
  2. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  3. King and Maxwell by David Baldacci (Law ’86)
  4. The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman
  5. On the Bus with Rosa Parks by Rita Dove (Faculty)
  6. Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine
  7. Divergent by Veronica Roth
  8. Shoulda Been Jimi Savannah by Patricia Smith
  9. Lighthead by Terrance Hayes
  10. Change Me: Stories of Sexual Transformation from Ovid by Jane Alison (Faculty), Alison Keith and Elaine Fantham

     

Nonfiction

David Epstein's The Sports Gene

  1. Can You Hear Me Now?: The Inspiration, Wisdom, and Insight of Michael Eric Dyson by Michael Eric Dyson
  2. The Kennedy Half-Century: The Presidency, Assassination, and Lasting Legacy of John F. Kennedy by Larry J. Sabato (Col ’74, Faculty)
  3. Why I Love Black Women by Michael Eric Dyson
  4. Leaves Falling Gently: Living Fully with Serious and Life-Limiting Illness through Mindfulness, Compassion & Connectedness by Susan Bauer-Wu (Faculty)
  5. Gaining Ground: A Story of Farmers’ Markets, Local Food, and Saving the Family Farm by Forrest Pritchard
  6. Real Happiness at Work: Meditations for Accomplishment, Achievement, and Peace by Sharon Salzberg
  7. The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance by David Epstein
  8. Double Down: Game Change 2012 by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann
  9. Civil War: Fort Sumter to Appomattox by Gary Gallagher (Faculty)
  10. Those Angry Days: Roosevelt, Lindbergh, and America’s Fight Over World War II, 1939-1941 by Lynne Olson