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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Christopher John Francis Boone is a 15-year-old boy living outside of London who is mathematically brilliant with a photographic memory and a love for animals more than people. He also has a mystery to solve: the suspicious death of a neighborhood dog. Along the way, Christopher's investigation reveals important truths about his community, his family and himself.

Lecture Series

We are looking for students, staff, and faculty interested in giving a lecture exploring the issues raised in Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. To apply please provide your name, presentation title, and a 50-word description of its content. Proposals for individual and panel presentations are welcome.

Application Form 

For priority consideration, submit your information by April 25

Call for nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018-19 common book. We are looking for books that meet our criteria and fit the theme of “The American Dream” which will focus on books with inspirational stories, examples of the American Dream, and critiques of “American Dream” ideology.

The nomination form will close May 12, 2017.


Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

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