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Saupe, Karen

Overview
Works: 42 works in 47 publications in 2 languages and 224 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR2061.M38, 821.1080351
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Saupe
Middle English Marian lyrics by Karen Saupe( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and English, Middle and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wikipedia, Internet democracy [Inner Compass no. 1012]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wikipedia began with the goal of distributing a free, high-quality encyclopedia to every person on the planet. This internet project, written collaboratively by volunteers in over 260 languages, is now over 10 times larger than Encyclopedia Britannica. Founder Jimmy Wales considers how the project is meeting its many ideals
Making globalization work [Inner Compass no. 1122]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

As the world's markets become more intermingled, we see new kinds of foods on our grocery shelves and hear new accents in our business calls. But we also lose domestic jobs as they are moved to other countries, where workers now get their first taste of middle class living. Is it possible to grow economies and improve living conditions for one population without hurting another? John Tiemstra of the Calvin College economics department describes the moral choices that shape globalized trade
Racial harmony in the city [Inner Compass no. 1306]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In some cities, pockets of serenity can be found where people of many races find themselves mingling and enjoying each other's presence.Yale sociologist Elijah Anderson, author of The Cosmopolitan Canopy: Race and Civility in Everyday Life, has studied these public spaces and shares what they reveal about us and our hope as a society
A faith-based community organizing story [Inner Compass no. 1307]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

At a time of life when most people would be relaxing into retirement, Vern Hoffman started up a faith-based justice organization that now involves hundreds in his city. Focusing on aspects where change is most possible, the Micah Center has seen some exciting results. Hear the story, which now includes Jordan Bruxvoort, the young man Hoffman selected to carry on the charge
Moral injuries in war [Inner Compass no. 1204]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

We know that soldiers can be injured physically, or suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder. But there's a third kind of injury that results when soldiers engage in actions that violate their own moral principles; it's known as "moral injury." Herman Keizer, chaplain for the U.S. Army for over 40 years, tells about a movement seeking to change how the military regards and addresses injuries to the conscience
Escaping North Korea [Inner Compass no. 1313]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It's a country where a bowl of rice is an extravagance for many citizens, and where reading the Bible or stepping on a photo of the supreme leader can land you in jail. Mike Kim knew little of North Korea when he first visited, but once he learned, he could never forget. Hear about his response and the hundreds of defectors he's been able to help, as described in his memoir Escaping North Korea: Defiance and Hope in the World's Most Repressive Country
Life as the Dutch prime minister [Inner Compass no. 1206]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

What would it be like to live in a Prime Minister's mansion built by your own ancestors, meet with the queen once a week, and work out your decisions with the help of a cabinet made of three different political parties? Jan Peter Balkenende talks about the challenges and successes he experienced as Prime Minister of the Netherlands from 2002 to 2010
Engaging with art [Inner Compass no. 1109]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When artists create, how much consideration should they give to their audience? And, when viewers approach artwork, is it more important to respond to the piece first or to read the printed artist's statement? Sheila Wyne, a visual artist from Anchorage, Alaska whose work has been installed permanently in public spaces and in several museum collections, describes how to engage with a piece of art, and how a visually literate community fosters the evolution of art
Rootedness beyond skin-deep [Inner Compass no. 1308]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

When called upon to define who we are, not many think to mention our land and neighbors. But it wasn't always that way. Willie Jennings, Associate Professor of Theology and Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School, invites a return to the rootedness that communities used to enjoy. His book The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race, suggests connections should grow from shared spaces--not shared attributes such as skin color--and that Christians need to be modeling this
When groups play, flash mobs & urban experiments [Inner Compass no. 1001]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

What does it take to get thousands of people to show up downtown for a pillow fight? Rob Bliss, creator of The Rob Bliss Urban Experiments, tells how technology and social dynamics help him gather crowds for memorable happenings
A bolder approach to education [Inner Compass no. 1210]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stories of failing schools are all too common, schools that look and feel like prisons, with teachers who fear losing their jobs if they don't stay focused on test scores. But there are also many public schools that have learned how to help any student succeed, no matter how poor or disadvantaged. New York University urban sociologist Pedro Noguera, co-chair of the public policy group Broader Bolder Approach to Education, shares what we can learn from schools that have excelled in dire circumstances
Rethinking life after death [Inner Compass no. 1214]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Anglican bishop N. T. Wright, who has written over 50 books on understanding New Testament Scriptures and who Newsweek calls "the world's leading New Testament scholar," discusses his conclusions about what the Bible says about heaven, hell, and what he calls "life after life after death."
The good life [Inner Compass no. 1104]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

You may long for the latest gadget or fashion, more because of the image it projects than for any other reason. Where do those images come from? Calvin College philosophy professor Jamie Smith, author of Desiring the Kingdom: worship, worldview, and cultural formation, says our idea of "the good life" reveals a lot about us
What's so funny, exploring humor [Inner Compass no. 1202]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Someone walking onto a stage trips and falls. Half the audience laughs, half doesn't and they're even angry at the first half for laughing! Why do people respond so differently to humor, puns, and jokes? Calvin College psychology professor Paul Moes explains what happens in our brains and our relationships when we share a laugh
African solutions for African problems [Inner Compass no. 1017]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

People across Africa were actually living well until European colonialists took control of the natural resources to enhance their own wealth. Now that the occupiers are gone, new governments are still sending wealth offshore, into personal foreign bank accounts! Economist, George Ayittey, president of the Free Africa Foundation and author of Africa unchained, the blueprint for Africa's future, shares his ideas for how Africa can take control of its own riches, starting in the village square
Speaking of faith [Inner Compass no. 1112]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

After Krista Tippett graduated from seminary, she noticed a hole in the media. There was finally plenty of religion coverage, but the simplicity of the reports drove her to launch a public radio interview show, "Speaking of faith" (now titled "On being"). Tippett explains how she helps her guests reveal the complexities of their beliefs and values
Challenges of pastoring [Inner Compass no. 1304]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pastors are trained to care for people, but not to the detriment of themselves and their families. Pastor Mike Van Kampen of Alongside Ministries, a counseling & retreat center for clergy, relates some of the pressures, needs, and expectations ministers can struggle with. He also suggests ways that congregations can take better care of their leaders and perhaps see them in a new way
Creative farming [Inner Compass no. 1212]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Organic is just the beginning: why stop there?" asks Joel Salatin, entrepreneur and owner of Polyface Farm in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, known for its unique approach to sustainable farming. His home-made inventions rely on creative problem-solving and hi-tech materials to gain the most wholesome use of his land and livestock. Featured in Food, Inc. and Omnivore's Dilemma, Salatin sums it up with his latest book title, Folks, This Ain't Normal: A Farmer's Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World
The power of writing [Inner Compass no. 1020]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

We hear about prisoners, but not so often from prisoners. When bestselling novelist Wally Lamb (She's come undone, I know this much is true) tried his hand at teaching prisoners to write, he had no idea how many lives would be impacted. Hear how their compelling personal stories were published after considerable opposition from the prison
 
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