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Thank You for Being a Part of One Read 2014

A big thank you to all of you who read or listened to “The Boys in the Boat” by Daniel James Brown and joined us for one of this year’s outstanding One Read events.  Over the past month we have explored the … Continue reading

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On the Water: Art Exhibit Winners

For this year’s One Read art exhibit, we asked area artists to contribute works that explore a range of experiences and views of water, whether from shore or flying across the water itself, “in a poem of motion, a symphony of … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction: Underdog

NOTE: This contest is now closed. Winners will be announced by October 10. “It doesn’t matter how many times you get knocked down . . . What matters is how many times you get up.” – Rower Joe Rantz, quoted … Continue reading

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One Read Art Exhibit: Call for Submissions

On the Water A One Read Art Exhibit Orr Street Studios (106 Orr Street, Columbia) “It’s a great art, is rowing. It’s the finest art there is.” ~ George Pocock, as quoted by Daniel James Brown in “The Boys in … Continue reading

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KFRU’s David Lile Interviews One Read Author Daniel Brown

On May 27, KFRU’s David Lile interviewed this year’s One Read author Daniel Brown about his book, “The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.” Listen to Brown speak about the book’s … Continue reading

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