All posts tagged "Teton County Library"

  • Common Threads

    Storytelling events unpack its ability to unite people JACKSON HOLE, WY – In the book Sapiens: A brief history of humankind, writer Yuval Noah Harari traces the history of humans and explores the idea that it is...

    • Posted June 6, 2018
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  • Library Cancels Junot Diaz Visit

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – The #MeToo movement stretched into the adult literary sphere when author Junot Diaz was recently accused of sexual misconduct. In light of the accusations, Teton County Library has canceled Diaz’s August visit as...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Hole Hash Out: Should the library cancel Junot Diaz’s visit?

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – Introducing the Hole Hash Out—a space for community dialogue about contentious issues with local tendrils. This week, our gaze is on Pulitzer Prize-winning author Junot Diaz’s upcoming visit to the valley on the...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Stories are Everywhere: Brave storytellers set to divulge a little somethin’ at Cabin Fever Story Slams

      If Jeff Moran has learned anything from hosting the Cabin Fever Story Slams, it’s that stories are everywhere. Moran, the chief marketing officer for the Jackson Hole Ski & Snowboard Club, has emceed Teton County Library’s...

    • Posted December 6, 2017
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  • DON’T MISS: Banding Together

    Library hosts key player in the fight for human rights around the world. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After a generation of progress, the global human rights movement finds itself at a critical moment. There are the traditional...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Bravery to the Stage

    Library brings the bold brilliance of author Sherman Alexie to the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Sherman Alexie cannot recall a single instance of his mother saying, “I love you.” The absence of such a word made...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • CULTURE KLASH: The Graphic Hustle

    Artist unveils new book that spans beautiful to ‘the warts and moles.’ JACKSON HOLE, WY – For Aaron Draplin, graphic design was something fun to do with his skateboarding and snowboarding friends while growing up in Michigan....

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: River of Words

    The Mountain Story Festival explores the intersection of outdoor adventure and storytelling. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s the time of year to cozy up by the fire with a good outdoor adventure story—after spending the day adventuring...

    • Posted January 17, 2017
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Native Son

    Famed writer Sherman Alexie talks in Jackson, and to Native youth. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Starting Wednesday at noon, free tickets are available for author Sherman Alexie’s June 13 appearance during the library’s Page to the Podium...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • CREATIVE PEAKS: Richly Hued Voices

    Library hosts intimate two-day event with trio of award-winning authors. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Throughout American history, white supremacy controlled what was published, choosing whose voices were heard and deciding for the masses what constituted literature and...

    • Posted March 15, 2016
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