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Seeking the Common Good Series, Spring 2010

Literature as a Lens on the Common Good

Professor Simon is inspired by...

Nothing to fear; the selected addresses of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, 1932-1945
by Franklin Delano Roosevelt

"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little." Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Second Inaugural Speech, 1937

Words that Rocked My World: Campus Installation
April 12-18
Smith Union and Hawthorne-Longfellow Library
What written texts have most influenced the way you look at the world, inspired you to action, or informed your academic or professional path? This campus installation, including favorite texts selected by students, faculty, staff and alumni, offers inspiration and fosters dialogue by highlighting the ways that literature can help shape and reflect visions of the common good.

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