2011 GO BIG READ
Nazario tells the story of Enrique's odyssey to find his mother, after she left him with family in Honduras to go to the U.S. to provide a better life for him. The story recounts Enrique journey as he heads north, as do thousands of immigrant children, clinging to the tops and sides of freight trains.
Go Big Read, UW–Madison’s common-reading program, has thousands of people reading, talking and sharing their reactions and opinions.
That’s the idea: to engage students, faculty, staff and the entire community in a vibrant, academically driven experience.
This open-ended, lively discussion is a platform for the exploration of important issues, from a range of perspectives. Join the conversation, read the book and bring your thoughts to the table.
2012-13 book announcement coming soon!
Reviewers are now sifting & winnowing through the suggested innovation books.
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Read this year's press release about the book.
Join us for photographer Don Bartletti's campus visit during the Our Nations of Others juried exhibit.