Category Archives: Pop Culture

SciFi Authors talk about Information Technology – ALA 2011

One of the great things about large library conferences is the author events. I was able attend the LITA (Library & Information Technology Association) panel, Science Fiction and Information Technology at ALA this year. Organizers gathered many heavy hitters in … Continue reading

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Pop Culture in Libraries – ALA 2011

I was able to attend my second ALA Annual Conference this week. After last year’s first-time experience, I attacked this year’s conference very differently. I didn’t try to do it all. I attended things that I was interested in and … Continue reading

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What’s making me happy this week….

I am a regular listener of a podcast from NPR called Pop Culture Happy Hour, in which the hosts discuss their favorites in the realm of pop culture: books, movies, TV shows, et cetera. In that spirit, I thought I … Continue reading

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The King’s Speech: A must see

I don’t usually blog about movies on this space but I thought this one deserved to be singled out. ┬áThe King’s Speech is a biopic depicting the relationship between King George VI and an Australian speech therapist Lionel Logue. The … Continue reading

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