|Repository:||University of Georgia Archives|
|Creator:||Big Read (Program).|
|Title:||"The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials|
|Quantity:||1.5 Linear feet (1 box and 1 poster)|
"The big read" is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The NEA presents "The big read" in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services and in cooperation with Arts Midwest. "The big read" brings together partners across the country to encourage reading for pleasure and enlightenment. http://www.neabigread.org/about.php Viewed Feb. 7, 2011.
This collection consists of materials related to the 2008 "Big Read" program in Athens, Georgia. This program focused on the novel Bless me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya. Included in the collection are a calendar of events, newspaper articles, posters, a reader's guide, an audio guide, and Spanish and English language editions of the novel Bless Me, Ultima.
"The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials, UA09-018, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.