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Articles with keyword "Reading"

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The Art of Thinking in Other People’s Heads

The addictive qualities of light reading. 

Laurie Zierer

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Executive Function with Laurie Zierer

Pennsylvania Humanities Council director Laurie Zierer works to close achievement gaps through reading, collaboration, and storytelling.

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The Year of Numbered Rooms

An author shares the highs and lows of life on tour.

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The Future of the Humanities: Reading

As technology advances, doomsayers stay constant.

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Our Contemporary, Montaigne: He Pioneered the Personal Essay and Made Candor Literary

Montaigne invented the personal essay and made candor literary.

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Playing Against Type

What happened when Stéphane Mallarmé reimagined the book.

Sherry DeBoer with three visiting students.

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South Dakota’s Sherry DeBoer

Sherry DeBoer brings a love of literature to her native South Dakota.

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A New Awareness in New York

New York's David Cronin works to teach global understanding.

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Victor Swenson

Victor Swenson has tried to end illiteracy by encouraging a love of reading in adults.