UNC’s book choices since 1999

Jan. 31, 2013 @ 04:37 PM

In addition to “The Namesake,” since the program began in 1999, it has featured “There Are No Children Here” by Alex Kotlowitz, “Confederates in the Attic” by Tony Horwitz, “The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down” by Anne Fadiman, “Approaching the Qur’an” by Michael Sells; “Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America” by Barbara Ehrenreich, “Absolutely American: Four Years at West Point” by David Lipsky, “Blood Done Sign My Name” by Timothy B. Tyson, “The Death of the Innocents: An Eyewitness Account of Wrongful Executions” by Sister Helen Prejean, “Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights” by Kenji Yoshino, “A Home on the Field” by Paul Cuadros, “Picking Cotton” by Jennifer Thompson-Cannino and Ronald Cotton, “Eating Animals” by Jonathan Safran Foer and “The Shallows” by Nicholas Carr.