"The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials

"The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Big Read (Program).
Title: "The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials
Dates: 2008
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet (1 box and 1 poster)
Coll. Number: UA09-018

Biographical/Historical Note

"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.

Scope and Content Note

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.

Index Terms

Anaya, Rudolfo A.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Compact discs.
Reading promotion--Georgia--Athens.

General Notes

RG 2-24

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

"The big read in Athens" Bless me, Ultima materials, UA09-018, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11"The big read in Athens"- Bless me, Ultima-calendar of events ( 2.0 item(s) )
2 Bless me, Ultima-reader's guide ( 1.0 item )
3 Bless me, Ultima-audio guide ( 1.0 item )
4 Bendiceme Ultima [novel in Spanish] ( 1.0 item )
5 Bless me, Ultima [novel in English] ( 1.0 item )
6"The big read in Athens" [article and email] ( 2.0 item(s) )
7"The big read in Athens" banner
21Oversized poster-"The big read"- Bless Me Ultima