Posted on January 28, 2015 by Christopher Thrall

Can you imagine life as a transgender person? Or how about living with memories of childhood sexual abuse, alcoholism or physical and cognitive challenges? These were just a few of the topics available in recent augustana human libraries. A Human Library is an initiative in which people called ‘Readers’ who want to learn about a …

a09-10Feb - human library

a09-10Feb – human library

Can you imagine life as a transgender person? Or how about living with memories of childhood sexual abuse, alcoholism or physical and cognitive challenges? These were just a few of the topics available in recent augustana human libraries.

A Human Library is an initiative in which people called ‘Readers’ who want to learn about a specific topic ‘check out’ people called ‘Human Books’ for an hour of conversation.

Need to cite a Human Book for an assignment? See this guide to learn how.

For more information about the augustana human library, email augustana.humanlibrary@ualberta.ca or visit the website.


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