Walking With a Dream

The public is invited to hear the historical presentation “Walking With a Dream: John Neihardt’s Preparation for Black Elk Speaks”  by UNL Professor Emeritus Timothy G. Anderson on Sept 28th at 5:00 pm in the Lied Auditorium. Read here for more details.

Fireside Chat Book Discussion

Join us for our next book discussion group on Thurs Sep 28 at 6:30 pm in the Lied Auditorium.
(Guest speaker will be UNL Professor Emeritus Timothy G. Anderson will join us)

We will be discussing the book Black Elk Speaks by John G. Neihardt. Books are available at the library for check out.

Black Elk Speaks, the story of the Oglala Lakota visionary and healer Nicholas Black Elk (1863–1950) and his people during momentous twilight years of the nineteenth century, offers readers much more than a precious glimpse of a vanished time. Black Elk’s searing visions of the unity of humanity and Earth, conveyed by John G. Neihardt, have made this book a classic that crosses multiple genres……..Read more.

Hella’s Book Review

This month Hella reviews the book The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

One of our recent arrivals, The Alice Network by Kate Quinn, is an exciting and very interesting read. This is a historical fiction, spy novel, romance and thriller all combined into one great novel.  The story jumps between two very violent and tragic periods in European history, namely 1947 two years after World War II and 1915 in the midst of the First World War….Read the full review

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