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  • Aug 28 2:00 pm
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    Heroes
    A look at literature's favorite protagonists. How Katniss Everdeen, Don Quixote and other everyday heroes and anti-heroes find their inner strength. (Part 4 of 8)
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  • Aug 28 3:00 pm
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    Villains & Monsters
    Learn why literature's most notorious villains began behaving badly. Many weren't born evil, but became that way when faced with some of the same choices we make every day. See what these villains can teach us about our own dark impulses. (Part 5 of 8)
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  • Aug 28 4:00 pm
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    Other Worlds
    Take a magical journey to another world through some of America's best-loved novels. From Middle Earth to Lilliput, the trials and tribulations of these alternate universes help us to better understand our own world. (Part 7 of 8)
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