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Librarians Carla Caretto and Alison McGhee have published an annotated bibliography in Volume 2, Issue Number 4 of Codex. Their work, BRIDGING CULTURES BOOKSHELF – MUSLIM JOURNEYS: A SELECTED ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY, is an exploration of Muslim culture for scholars and the public. It can be read in full text here.


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Latest Arrivals at the Library:

Check out our newest additions to the collection in the new arrivals shelf at the front of the library. Below are some of the highlights of the newest arrivals to the Ham:

Alter, Robert. Pen of Iron: American Prose and the King James Bible

Andrejevic, Mark. Infoglut: How Too Much Information is Changing the Way We Think and Know.

Chace, Sharon R. Portfolio of Painterly Poems

Craig, David. St. Francis Poems.

Gross, Kenneth. Shakespeare’s Noise.

Heilemann, John and Halperin, Mark. Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime.

Klein, Jessie. The Bully Society: School Shootings and the Crisis of Bullying in America’s Schools.

Kozol, Jonathan. Fire in the Ashes

Kukkonen, Karin. Studying Comics and Graphic Novels.

Kvam, Kristen E and Schearing, Linda S. and Ziegler, Valarie H. Eve and Adam: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Readings on Genesis and Gender

Lee, Martin A. Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana – Medical, Recreational, and Scientific.

Litvin, Margaret. Hamlet’s Arab Journey: Shakespeare’s Prince and Nasser’s Ghost.

Madrid, Mike. Supergirls: Fashion, Feminism, and the History of Comic book Heroines.

Markoe, Glenn E. Phoenicians: Peoples of the Past

Moore, Julie L. Particular Scandals: A Book of Poems.

Siegel, Robert. Within This Tree of Bones: New and Selected Poems.

Wells, Sarah M. Pruning Burning Bushes.

Yoder, John Howard Theology of Mission: A Believers Church Perspective.

New DVD additions:

Flatland: the Film by Ladd Ehlinger

Split: Divorce Through Kids’ Eyes by Ellen Bruno

Les Miserables (2012)

Charlie Wilson’s War (2012)

Rosenstrasse (2003)