DISTRICT 2 LITERATURE COMMITTEE — LET LITERATURE CARRY THE MESSAGE, TOO!
Today, as in the early days of Alcoholics Anonymous, the A.A. message of recovery from alcoholism is carried by one alcoholic talking to another. However, since the publication of the first edition of the Big Book in 1939, literature has played an important role in spreading the A.A. message and imparting information about the A.A. Twelve Step program of recovery.
- Inform groups and district members of available Conference-approved literature, audiovisual material, and other special items.
- Display literature for groups, area, and district functions.
- Consider suggestions regarding proposed additions to, and changes in, Conference approved literature and audiovisual material.
- Encourage A.A. members to read and purchase AA Conference-approved literature.
- Attend district and area literature committee meetings.
See below for some additional information that may be helpful. The links are to the following resources on A.A.’s World Services Website, or to the page from where they may be accessed:
A.A. eBooks – A link to the A.A.W.S. eBook publishing program https://www.aa.org/pages/en_US/aaws-ebook-publishing-program
A.A.W.S. Literature Catalog – Conference Approved Literature and Other A.A. Material https://www.aa.org/assets/en_us/aa-literature/f-10-aa-literature-catalog