Nominate a Book

All WSU community members, students, staff, faculty and administrators are welcome to propose nominations for a "Common Book" selection for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The Common Book should be: 

  • Engaging
  • Challenging
  • Teachable
  • Interdisciplinary

The author of the book should be:

  • Available
  • Affordable
  • Willing to work with WSU students

              The selection will be taught in a number of WSU classes, including many sections of English 111, College Reading and Writing.  Related programming normally includes visits, lectures and workshops offered by the author.

              Nominations that address the yearly theme  are encouraged. 

              If you wish to nominate a book for the 2018-2019 academic year, please contact Ann-Marie Dunbar (