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FALL/2017 ~ One Book, One College - Breath, Eyes, Memory: Media & more

One Book, One College selection for Fall Semester 2017

eBooks, Media and more

Access other relevant materials in the form of eBooks and media. 

Visit our Massasoit Archive, for more historical background:  ARCHIVE and Haitian history


 Access our ebooks without an ereader. You need:

  • A computer with internet access
  • Your MyMassasoit username and password
  • The link to search for eBooks (off-campus access, requires a username & password) ->  click here  
  • You can search the Catalog, limit to electronic resources, and view the book on your computer.


Search our collections at the links above -- Remember: To access eBooks and films off-campus, Use your MyMassasoit: Username and Password for off-campus access.  see Off Campus guide for more information.                                         --------------------------------------------------------

Films On Demand: this resource provides state-of-the-art streaming video. Search for films related to this topic.  CLICK-> 

Suggestion, use keywords such as:  Edwidge Danticat, immigrant life, refugees, family relationships, Haiti, Haitian culture norms, Haitian history, Haiti and folklore, Haiti and religion, Haitian literature, voodou or voodoo religion, Haitian diaspora, traditional role of women    . . .    Remember:  Ask a Librarian for help

Breath, Eyes, Memory - Companion Reads

WHAT DO I READ NEXT?   As you read the FALL 2017 OBOC selection, Breath, Eyes, Memory, you may want to look further into the immigrant experience, Haitian culture, religion and history, here are some companion books and media on related topics that we suggest. 


Read How to Write about Death, the July 2017 Boston Globe review of Danticat's The Art of Death: Writing the Final Story by Michael Upchurch.