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Literature, Language Arts, Reading

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Standards for Grade(s): 6-12

Performance/Lecture: Juan Felipe Herrera.
Date: 9/14/2005 Hits/Views: 54,244
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Neurosurgeon Allan J. Hamilton
Date: 7/7/2008 Hits/Views: 82,721
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Words and songs honoring Tomas Rivera
Date: 9/7/2005 Hits/Views: 18,748
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Robert Reich on his writing and process.
Date: 12/1/2008 Hits/Views: 119,377
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how the Bible explains the problem of human suffering.
Date: 7/28/2008 Hits/Views: 126,518
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Author, editor, and publisher speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/6/2012 Hits/Views: 28,424
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Reading from translation of Aimé Césaire's of poetry.
Date: 2/20/2012 Hits/Views: 70,952
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Jeff Stetson on "Blood on the Leaves"
Date: 6/29/2005 Hits/Views: 52

Victor Villasenor on "Burro Genius"
Date: 6/22/2005 Hits/Views: 64

Reading from "Dreams of Significant Girls."
Date: 4/9/2012 Hits/Views: 82,955
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Cartoonist Gene Yang, creator of graphic novels.
Date: 3/14/2011 Hits/Views: 26,722
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Acclaimed author of 19 books.
Date: 6/18/2012 Hits/Views: 193,276
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Lively student readings.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 154,075
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California Poet Laureate at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/16/2006 Hits/Views: 14,089
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Poet reads her work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 4/4/2011 Hits/Views: 29,908
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Poet reads new work at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/20/2011 Hits/Views: 37,717
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A reading of "ascension" by giovanni singleton.
Date: 5/14/2012 Hits/Views: 55,113
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Contemporary British poet.
Date: 6/11/2012 Hits/Views: 83,303
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UC Berkeley students read original poetry.
Date: 8/15/2011 Hits/Views: 59,424
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Blogger/author on differences in writing for web vs page.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 32,104
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Literature in its historical and social context.
Date: 7/21/2008 Hits/Views: 88,112
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UC Berkeley students read short excerpts from their work.
Date: 8/6/2012 Hits/Views: 69,262
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Historian and novelist Michael Oren
Date: 12/23/2011 Hits/Views: 19,384
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Best-selling author on being a "storyteller for life."
Date: 4/25/2000 Hits/Views: 25,954
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Author Edwidge Danticat on her early years and influences
Date: 11/25/2011 Hits/Views: 29,371
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Author Annie Barrows reads from her work.
Date: 5/10/2010 Hits/Views: 51,043
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Reading from "Barrio Bushido."
Date: 2/13/2012 Hits/Views: 29,653
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Author reads and discusses his work.
Date: 4/13/2011 Hits/Views: 42,532
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Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, reads from his work.
Date: 5/3/2010 Hits/Views: 62,099
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Edwidge Danticat reads selections from "The Dew Breaker."
Date: 10/4/2004 Hits/Views: 56,809
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Author best known for her detective fiction.
Date: 3/7/2011 Hits/Views: 31,821
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Gary Snyder reads from his work
Date: 5/4/2009 Hits/Views: 85,840
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Poet Graham Foust reads from his work
Date: 4/12/2010 Hits/Views: 40,916
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Faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 53,110
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Poems by Nobel Prize-winning Polish poet, Czeslaw Milosz.
Date: 12/19/2011 Hits/Views: 61,807
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Student poets read from their work.
Date: 7/26/2010 Hits/Views: 48,425
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Award winning author reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 6/13/2011 Hits/Views: 42,513
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Bestselling author Michelle Richmond reads at Berkeley.
Date: 6/14/2010 Hits/Views: 55,477
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Author and journalist describes his work covering wars.
Date: 4/23/2012 Hits/Views: 49,098
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Alameddine reads from his new novel.
Date: 11/8/2010 Hits/Views: 47,626
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Standards for Grade(s): 9-10

Examines the play centering on two minor characters from Shakespeare's Hamlet.
Date: 11/4/2002 Hits/Views: 1,661
Standards for Grade(s): 9-12

Sara Houghteling reads from her novel.
Date: 5/24/2010 Hits/Views: 35,327
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Dreyfus and Kelly on their book "All Things Shining."
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 104,083
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Gurcharan Das on "The Difficulty of Being Good."
Date: 2/7/2011 Hits/Views: 70,968
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The role of food in literature.
Date: 6/8/2009 Hits/Views: 431,355
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Readings from UC Berkeley campus.
Date: 9/12/2011 Hits/Views: 24,723
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Highly acclaimed writer of science fiction.
Date: 7/11/2000 Hits/Views: 23,549
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,417
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Standards for Grade(s): 11-12

Author on finding humor in daily life.
Date: 4/2/2007 Hits/Views: 203,568
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Author Ray Bradbury talks about his craft.
Date: 4/10/2001 Hits/Views: 58,295
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End of WWII in Pacific.
Date: 2/6/2006 Hits/Views: 7,466
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Noted Native American author from 1993.
Date: 1/21/1997 Hits/Views: 54,289
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how literature and culture make sense of the past
Date: 8/18/2008 Hits/Views: 37,197
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Author on growing up in Mao's China.
Date: 3/17/2008 Hits/Views: 58,140
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Author Gay Talese with Dean Nelson
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 80,108
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"The Devil's Highway" author on his search for identity.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 300,747
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Author's stories about writing.
Date: 4/24/2001 Hits/Views: 219,274
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Group of guerilla-type poets.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 2,929
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One of the significant Irish poets and scholars of our time, Maire MacEntee, discusses the influences that led to her becoming a poet.
Date: 12/24/2001 Hits/Views: 4,083
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Dr. Leonard Shlain on his career as a surgeon & author.
Date: 3/16/2009 Hits/Views: 92,707
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Berkeley faculty and authors read from their work.
Date: 12/15/2008 Hits/Views: 65,366
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Author reads at the UC Berkeley library.
Date: 1/19/2009 Hits/Views: 42,574
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Dana Gioia on the state of poetry in American culture with readings from his and other's works.
Date: 7/9/2001 Hits/Views: 5,060
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Performance art combining ASL signing, mime, movement and spoken word.
Date: 9/21/2001 Hits/Views: 58,781
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Nobel Laureate Jose Saramago.
Date: 7/22/2002 Hits/Views: 120,346
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Pulitzer prize winning author.
Date: 6/26/2001 Hits/Views: 104,012
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Rita Dove, former Poet Laureate of the U.S.
Date: 2/12/1999 Hits/Views: 9,813
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Poet Jane Hirschfield at UC Santa Barbara.
Date: 4/2/2001 Hits/Views: 13,930
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Pulitzer-Prize-winning author
Date: 7/3/2001 Hits/Views: 1,801
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Judith Freeman reads from her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 54,188
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The lives of writers C. S. Lewis and J.R. R. Tolkien
Date: 8/18/2003 Hits/Views: 35,680
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Poet Amiri Baraka.
Date: 4/14/2008 Hits/Views: 127,824
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Poet Arthur Sze
Date: 4/28/2008 Hits/Views: 33,785
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Poetry Reading
Date: 3/14/2005 Hits/Views: 2,593
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Poet Brenda Hillman explores human consciousness.
Date: 9/8/2003 Hits/Views: 2,148
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Reading by poet Cornelius Eady.
Date: 10/6/2003 Hits/Views: 62,671
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Poet Dan Bellm reads from his work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 40,859
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The poetry of David St. John.
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,427
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World-renowned poet Diane di Prima
Date: 5/5/2008 Hits/Views: 58,999
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Poet Dunya Mikhail reads her work
Date: 4/23/2007 Hits/Views: 48,834
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Poet Eavan Boland reads from her work
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 53,484
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Poetry reading.
Date: 3/28/2005 Hits/Views: 6,856
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Poetry reading.
Date: 1/10/2005 Hits/Views: 2,189
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Poetry reading.
Date: 11/1/2004 Hits/Views: 25,032
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Poet Jack Marshall reads his work
Date: 3/12/2007 Hits/Views: 34,761
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Poet Jessica Fisher reads from her work.
Date: 5/12/2008 Hits/Views: 51,141
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Author John Matthias
Date: 4/7/2008 Hits/Views: 50,247
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UC Berkeley faculty read and discuss their favorite poems
Date: 1/12/2004 Hits/Views: 2,019
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Berkeley faculty read and discuss favorite poems.
Date: 10/11/2004 Hits/Views: 44,421
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UC Berkeley faculty introduce and read a favorite poem.
Date: 2/17/2010 Hits/Views: 106,250
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Beat Poet Ferlinghetti reads at UC Berkeley.
Date: 1/23/2006 Hits/Views: 19,878
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Poet Lisa Chen reads from her work.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 43,722
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Poet Li Young Lee fuses memory and culture in his work.
Date: 9/15/2003 Hits/Views: 5,585
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Poet Luis Rodriguez.
Date: 9/29/2003 Hits/Views: 4,951
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The poetry of Lyn Hejinian
Date: 4/19/2004 Hits/Views: 5,838
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Writer and poet Maxine Hong Kingston
Date: 4/12/2004 Hits/Views: 11,934
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Author of ten collections of poetry.
Date: 4/24/2006 Hits/Views: 38,792
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Michael Harper and his poetry.
Date: 1/26/2004 Hits/Views: 5,815
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Poet Monica de la Torre
Date: 4/21/2008 Hits/Views: 54,352
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Poet Natasha Tretheway reads from her work.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 44,776
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Richard O. Moore reads from his debut collection.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 39,508
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After hosting Lunch Poems for eight years
Date: 2/2/2004 Hits/Views: 48,354
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Poet Robin Blaser reads his work.
Date: 4/6/2009 Hits/Views: 71,432
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Reading of selected student poetry.
Date: 4/5/2010 Hits/Views: 73,362
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Poetry reading by Suji Kwock Kim
Date: 5/2/2005 Hits/Views: 10,337
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Postwar Central European poet Slovenian Toma alamun.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 52,034
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Poet Tracy K. Smith reads her work.
Date: 4/13/2009 Hits/Views: 53,587
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Best selling author at UC Berkeley.
Date: 2/15/2010 Hits/Views: 80,551
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Writer Maxine Hong-Kingston
Date: 5/21/2007 Hits/Views: 75,019
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Melanie Abrams' new novel, Playing.
Date: 9/8/2008 Hits/Views: 35,148
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 12/22/2008 Hits/Views: 104,933
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U.S. Poet Laureate reads his poetry.
Date: 8/1/2005 Hits/Views: 114,239
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Author and founder of 350.org on climate change.
Date: 4/26/2010 Hits/Views: 115,552
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"Lit," "Cherry" and "The Liars' Club" author Mary Karr
Date: 4/18/2011 Hits/Views: 56,047
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Author on race, Obama, hip hop poetry and Bill Cosby.
Date: 4/19/2010 Hits/Views: 155,034
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Musicians Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen.
Date: 4/25/2011 Hits/Views: 36,130
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
Date: 9/4/2001 Hits/Views: 9,692
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Novelist and poet Demetria Martinez.
Date: 8/11/2003 Hits/Views: 1,904
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Joan Didion discusses her latest work, Political Fictions.
Date: 12/2/2002 Hits/Views: 3,888
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Prize winning author discusses her new novel.
Date: 5/18/2004 Hits/Views: 11,738
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Performance of13th century Afghan-born poet's works.
Date: 6/23/2003 Hits/Views: 121,453
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A reading by poet Michael McClure.
Date: 11/20/2001 Hits/Views: 9,337
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Artists on the Cutting Edge: Angela Jackson
Date: 6/12/2001 Hits/Views: 2,298
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Best selling author.
Date: 10/28/2011 Hits/Views: 61,823
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Author Brownrigg reads from her work.
Date: 2/16/2009 Hits/Views: 57,204
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Pulitzer Prize-winning poet.
Date: 1/1/2007 Hits/Views: 65,953
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Poet, editor, and scholar Juliana Spahr
Date: 9/15/2008 Hits/Views: 64,599
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Trinidad resident Derek Walcott reads his poetry.
Date: 3/13/2001 Hits/Views: 58,419
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History of Steinbeck's novel.
Date: 10/23/2002 Hits/Views: 44,056
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Science fiction author reads a short story set at UCSD.
Date: 8/7/2001 Hits/Views: 19,255
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Author Vikram Chandra reads from his latest novel.
Date: 9/1/2008 Hits/Views: 59,827
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A reading in 2000 by novelist Greg Sarris.
Date: 10/23/2001 Hits/Views: 5,439
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Author reads from her work.
Date: 4/20/2009 Hits/Views: 77,027
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Standards for Grade(s): 612

Bay Area settings for mystery and detective novels.
Date: 12/5/2011 Hits/Views: 24,101
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Standards for Grade(s): 912

Berkeley faculty and staff read a favorite poem.
Date: 12/12/2011 Hits/Views: 40,521
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Author speaks at UC Berkeley.
Date: 5/23/2011 Hits/Views: 49,417
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