INSIDE OLLI - TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Interview with Nicholas Nguyen - OLLI Program Assistant
by Mike Lambert
An engaging, sometimes amusing interview which allows us to get to know Nick, hear some of his interesting insights, and be introduced to his wry sense of humor.
The OLLI Council - What is it? - What does it do? - Who is on it?
An Interview with Council Officers Bloch and Barer
by Mike Lambert
An informative essay, including several interesting interviews with Council members and the OLLI Director, which describes in detail how the Council works.
Interview with John Prescott - OLLI Instructor in Music
by Rufus Browning
A lively interview discussing the instructor’s work, his teaching and his sightlessness—and how it has not been the obstacle some would imagine.
Book Review: Night Songs
written by OLLI Instructor Barbara Rose Brooker
Reviewed by Barbara Applegate
The reviewer chronicles experiences in Brooker’s class as well as describing her feelings when reading the poems “as we journey with her deep into her soul . . .”
Book Review: Cloudbreak
written by OLLI Member Heather Saunders Estes
Reviewed by Elsa Fernandez
The enthusiastic reviewer describes the book as “like an origami paper jewel box that I eagerly unfold . . . ” and envies Heather’s “. . . comfort with words.”
Book Review: Fog and Light in San Francisco
A collection of poems selected by OLLI Instructor Diane Frank
Reviewed by Angie Minkin
The reviewer describes the anthology, which includes works by several OLLI members, as taking us “on a marvelous journey to the far corners of our fair city . . .”