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Meet ‘Nicest Nazi’ Author at Belle Isle Library

Meet ‘Nicest Nazi’ Author at Belle Isle Library

Meet Christiane Brandt Faris, local author and Oklahoma City University professor, at the Belle Isle Library, Monday, Dec. 1 at 6:30 P.M.

Faris will discuss her new book, The Nicest Nazi: Childhood Memories of World War II, a reflection on her childhood under the regime of Adolf Hitler.  “You are the nicest Nazi I have ever met,” a comment made by a fellow volunteer during a fundraising event, was meant as a compliment for the author, but she regarded it as offensive and ignorant. Such comments motivated her to reflect upon her childhood during World War II and the chaotic postwar period. 

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News Advisory: Libraries Close for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Closings

All libraries in the Metropolitan Library System will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26 and remain closed Nov. 27 and 28, in observance of Thanksgiving. Although the physical libraries will be closed, customers can still use the library online, 24/7, here on Metrolibrary.org to find their next read, download eBooks, audiobooks, MP3s, and digital magazines, or access one of the research databases. MLS libraries will reopen to normal operating hours on Saturday, Nov. 29.

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News Advisory: Libraries Open Late

Metropolitan Library System locations will open today at 11 am due to inclement weather.

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