Bailey Cove Branch Library

Movie: Tom and Huck (1995)

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, April 12, 2010 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Bailey Cove library will show the film "Tom and Huck" (1995).

From Hannibal to Hollywood: Mark Twain on the Silver Screen

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Sunday, April 11, 2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Friends of the Bailey Cove Library present "From Hannibal to Hollywood: Mark Twain on the Silver Screen:" A Lecture and Discussion by Dr. Jennifer Garlen. Dr. Garlen will discuss the many film adaptations of Mark Twain's works, including "Tom and Huck," the 1995 movie filmed in Mooresville and other areas in North Alabama. She will examine the modern cultural impact of Twain's work and how we view it through our own generational lenses. Dr. Garlen earned her Masters in English from Georgia Southern University and her Ph.D.

Movie: 'Mark Twain' - A Film Directed by Ken Burns

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, April 10, 2010 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Bailey Cove Branch Library will show the film "Mark Twain- A Film directed by Ken Burns." The first half of the showing will be from 10-12 and the second half will be from 2-4pm.

Bailey Cove Classics: A Hero with a Thousand Faces

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, September 13, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Dr. Jennifer Garlen continues the discussion of Campbell's classic work on mythology and psychology.

Bailey Cove Classics: A Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, August 2, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Campbell outlines the Hero’s Journey, a universal motif of adventure and transformation that runs through virtually all of the world’s mythic traditions. He also explores the Cosmogonic Cycle, the mythic pattern of world creation and destruction. Discussion led by Dr. Jennifer Garlen.

Bailey Cove Classics: Shamela by Henry Fielding

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, July 5, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Henry Fielding wrote Shamela (1741) in response to Samuel Richardson's book Pamela (1740), of which Shamela is a splendidly bawdy travesty. Fielding demonstrates his concern for the corruption of contemporary society, politics, religion, morality, and taste. Discussion led by Dr. Jennifer Garlen.

Bailey Cove Classics: She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, June 7, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Charming satire concerns a young lady who poses as a serving girl to win the heart of a young gentleman too shy to court ladies of his own class. Discussion led by Dr. Jennifer Garlen.

Bailey Cove Classics: Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Monday, May 3, 2010 - 10:00am - 11:00am

A priceless diamond has been stolen from an Indian temple and bequeathed to Rachel Verinder. On her birthday, her beau Franklin brings her the gift, only to have it stolen again. No one is above suspicion, as Franklin and Sergeant Cuff piece together the riveting puzzle.

Bailey Cove Evening: Last Town on Earth by Thomas Mullen

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, September 16, 2010 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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