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One Book One Northwestern 2013-2014: The Last Hunger Season: About OBON

One Book One Northwestern

Click here to find out about events and presentations, read or comment in blogs, Facebook and Twitter, and revisit previous OBON selections:



One Book One Northwestern is a community-wide reading program hosted by the Office of the President. It aims to engage the campus in a common conversation centered on a carefully chose, thought-provoking book. It began in 2005 for students in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences and has since evolved into a community-wide program involving students, faculty and staff from all majors and departmtents.


Northwestern University Library is proud to support the campus conversation centering on this year's One Book, One Northwestern selection, The Last Hunger Season by Roger Thurow.  This guide brings together links to various events, and library and online resources about and supporting this selected book.