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Snapshots and Snapshooters: Imaging Our Lives (2006)

Snapshots and Snapshooters: Imaging Our Lives
A discussion led by Frances Robb
Are you a snapshooter? If you are, you're not alone; we have become a nation of snapshooters.
How has that changed us?
Since snapshot photography developed (no pun intended) in the late 19th century, the democratic idea of putting cameras in the hands of everyone who wants to point and shoot has revolutionized our visual imaging of family and friends. Instead of infrequent and formal studio portraits, a profusion of snapshots documents the lives of ordinary Americans. Read more about Snapshots and Snapshooters: Imaging Our Lives (2006)

Hoodoo, Haints, and Horror: Alabama's Historically Haunted Places (2006)

Alan Brown, English Instructor and Writing Center Director at the University of West Alabama, and member of the Alabama Humanities Foundation Resource Center program, presents "Hoodoo, Haints, and Read more about Hoodoo, Haints, and Horror: Alabama's Historically Haunted Places (2006)

Hype that Ball! (2006)

Hype that Ball! College Football Culture in Alabama
Join renowned Alabama Scholar Dr. Wayne Flynt, Professor Emeritus of History at Auburn University, as he explores the profound influence of college football on Alabama culture and society. We’ll begin with a boxed dinner party on the library grounds at 6:00, with Dr. Flynt’s talk following at 7:00. Reservations are required and seating is limited.
Thursday, September 14th
Tailgate Dinner at 6:00 PM
Speaker at 7:00 PM
Program concludes at 8:00 PM
Event Tickets $12 Read more about Hype that Ball! (2006)

Friends of the Library present Robert Hicks (2006)

An Exclusive Event for Friends of the Library
For more information: (256)532-5950

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Banned Books Week 2005

The Huntsville-Madison County Public Library is excited to announce a very special guest to help us celebrate Banned Books Week 2005 (September 24-October 1)! Read more about Banned Books Week 2005

Get 'Between the Covers' with Joshilyn Jackson!

Book clubs and book lovers everywhere are invited to join us as we host acclaimed author Joshilyn Jackson. Read more about Get 'Between the Covers' with Joshilyn Jackson!

Monrovia's Grand Opening (2007)

Monrovia Branch's Grand Opening
Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of our Monrovia Branch, located in the Woody Anderson Learning Center.
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