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    The 2021 Common Read

Freshman Common Reading Program

The Freshman Common Reading Program invites everyone on campus to think, talk, and learn together across and beyond the boundaries of the classroom by using the book as a starting point.

Current Year

Find out more about this year's CSUN's Freshman Common Reading. This book is read and to discuss as part of a campus-wide community of readers. If you are enrolled in UNIV 100, you will be able to read this book as part of the course.

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Faculty & Staff Resources

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