Gail Griffin Events of October. Murder-Suicide on a Small Campus

author Gail Griffin
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isbn 9780814334720
Вес 531 г
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Глубина упаковки 17 мм
Обложка Мягкая обложка
Ширина упаковки 152 мм
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On a Sunday night during Homecoming weekend in 1999, Neenef Odah lured his ex-girlfriend, Maggie Wardle, to his dorm room at Kalamazoo College and killed her at close range with a shotgun before killing himself. In the wake of this tragedy, the community of the small, idyllic liberal arts college struggled to characterize the incident, which was even called "the events of October" in a campus memo. In this engaging and intimate examination of Maggie and Neenef’s deaths, author and Kalamazoo College professor Gail Griffin attempts to answer the lingering question of "how could this happen?" to two seemingly normal students on such a close-knit campus.Griffin introduces readers to Maggie and Neenef—a bright and athletic local girl and the quiet Iraqi-American computer student—and retraces their relationship from multiple perspectives, including those of their friends, teachers, and classmates. She examines the tension that built between Maggie and Neenef as his demands for more of her time and emotional support grew, eventually leading to their breakup. After the deaths take place, Griffin presents multiple reactions, including those of Maggie’s friends who were waiting for her to return from Neenef’s room, the students who heard the shotgun blasts in the hallway of Neenef’s dorm, the president who struggled to guide a grieving campus, and the facilities manager in charge of cleaning up the crime scene. Griffin also uses Maggie and Neenef’s story to explore larg...



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Top of the Lake When pregnant, Tui tries to kill herself in a freezing New Zealand lake, Detective Robin Griffin has plenty of questions for the girl. But when Tui suddenly disappears, Griffin finds herself knee-deep in small-town secrets. Background. Redistricting in Arizona occurs every 10 years and is conducted by the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission.In 2010 the commission held 58 business meetings and 43 public hearings in locations all over the state, for a total of over 359 hours in an 11-month period. Griffin served consecutively in the Arizona Senate in the District 20 seat from January 10, 2011 until January 14, 2013, but served non-consecutively in the Arizona State Legislature from January 1997 until January 2001 in the Arizona House of Representatives District 8 seat. In 2019 Griffin proposed a bill to fund a US-Mexican border wall by levying a tax on Arizonans who look at pornography. The Events of October' powerfully accomplishes what the media fails to do in the wake of violence on college campuses: lends meaning to actions that would otherwise remain inscrutable. Griffin's book is a compelling personal reaction to a tragic event, which is supplemented with research and interviews. The result is a comprehensive and.. Få Events of October af Gail Griffin som bog på engelsk - 9780814334720 - Bøger rummer alle sider af livet. Læs Lyt Lev blandt millioner af bøger på Saxo.com. Gail Griffin has published three books of nonfiction, most recently The Events of October: Murder-Suicide on a Small Campus. Her poems have won prizes at Calyx and Folio. She has recently finished a collection of memoir essays about grief, one of which won the 2016 nonfiction prize at New Ohio Review while another was a Notable in Best American Essays.

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