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Sep 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Haley Center Room 1403
Why do we assume that technological change — especially in the realm of information technology — is inherently progressive? Who gets to decide what counts as “progress,” and why? Using The Circle’s dystopian tale of … Continue reading Technology, Progress, and Choice
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Lowder 14
This talk examines how central themes within the history of anthropology—civilization, progress, freedom—are used in science fiction to address anxieties about our collective future. Our common book, The Circle by Dave Eggers, builds and expands … Continue reading Science Fiction and Dystopian Futures: Approaching The Circle from an Anthropological Perspective
Sep 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Jule Collins Smith Museum
The Common Book Program is pleased to partner with the Jule Collins Smith Museum in offering a screening of the 2017 movie adaption of The Circle by Dave Eggers. The movie will be introduced by Dr. Andrea … Continue reading The Circle Film Screening
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm AU Student Center Ballroom
Spend an evening with this year’s Common Book author, Dave Eggers. Mr. Eggers will be giving his keynote speech at 7 pm, on September 12th at the Auburn University Student Center Ballroom.  This is a … Continue reading Author Keynote & Book Signing: Dave Eggers
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Student Center Room 2222/2223
In this closing event, Dr. Andrea Kelley (Media Studies) will host a discussion with Dave Eggers about The Circle’s adaptation to the screen. The conversation will focus on Dave Eggers’ screenplays and highlight issues involving contemporary screen culture … Continue reading Storytelling in the Age of the Screen: A Conversation on Book to Film Adaptation with Dave Eggers
Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of Fahrenheit 451 as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB Library … Continue reading Fahrenheit 451 Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Auburn Public Library - Program Room
The Auburn Public Library is pleased to host a conversation on Fake News and Social Media in conjunction with the Auburn Common Book Program: One Book. One Auburn. Dr. Brigitta Brunner- Johnson, an Auburn University … Continue reading Conversation on Fake News
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of The Conversation as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB Library … Continue reading The Conversation Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of Nineteen Eighty-Four as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB Library … Continue reading Nineteen Eighty-Four Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Oct 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of Sneakers as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB Library in … Continue reading Sneakers Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of Secrets, Lies, and Atomic Spies as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of … Continue reading Secrets, Lies, and Atomic Spies Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of Minority Report as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB Library … Continue reading Minority Report Screening – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of The Lives of Others as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the … Continue reading The Lives of Others – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Nov 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of The Imitation Game as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of the RDB … Continue reading The Imitation Game – 2017 Common Book Movie Series
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Auburn University Library - CMD Room
Join the Auburn University Library and the Common Book Program for a screening of The United States of Secrets as part of our 2017 Movie Series. The showing will take place on the ground floor of … Continue reading The United States of Secrets – 2017 Common Book Movie Series

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