Report from the first Human Library in Muncie, IN with 40 new books that volunteered to help bring about a better understanding of our diversity.
Allison McFadden-Keesling has hosted more than 20 Human Library events at Oakland Community College in Michigan. After her family comes the library.
It is such a humbling experience to help people heal, and when I listen to the reader’s stories, it has often led to some sort of personal growth.”
Imagine a library full of co-workers that volunteered their knowledge to help you better understand the diversity in your workplace.
With support from Heineken UK the Human Library Organisation is building a new book depot in Edinburgh and the first books are now in circulation.
“I feel I have a responsibility to talk about it and by having difficult conversations, I believe I make it easier for others to share their stories.”
The Human Library will make its first visit to Delta Faucet Company on November 7th, 2019, when over 100 staff are expected to become readers.
Alongside curated books, catwalks, and books for reading, the Flybrary at Burning Man this year will also be hosting the first ever Human Library.
All problems are usually small problems, when you look at it. It is just an experience of human life,” say our book of the month Mauro from Florence.
Premier Foods in the UK has invited the Human Library to host a series of sessions to help their staff better understand diversity.