One Campus One Book Project

California State University
Los Angeles


University Library

 

One Campus One Book


The Book

The Author

Themes

Los Angeles

1992 LA riots

 Central American Diaspora

U.S. involvement in Latin America

State-sponsored terrorism

Guatemala | Maya

Latin American politics

Homelessness

Violence | gangs

Forgiveness

     Body art

 


Project Contributors

Contact

 

 

 

 


 

Meet the Author
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
3:15-4:20 p.m.
Student Union Theater, CSULA

 

 


The Project

One Campus, One Book is an initiative designed to encourage a common reading experience at the California State University, Los Angeles.

Members of the CSULA academic community are invited to read The Tattooed Soldier, a novel by Héctor Tobar. The book’s many themes are teachable from a variety of disciplines and perspectives. Faculty and staff are encouraged to incorporate study of these themes into the curriculum and campus events throughout the year.

The following web pages were developed by the University Library with contributions from many faculty. This is a growing project that will include a list of themes, resources, and campus activities related to the book. Major activity will be focused in Winter Quarter, 2009. The Tattooed Soldier will be available at the University Bookstore at a 30% discount.

Please encourage faculty, staff and students to read this book and talk about it with others, both on and off campus.
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