Experience a Reading Round-Up session: hear part of Dr. David Laude’s 2009 discussion on Paul Roberts’s The End of Oil.
When I finished this book The Book Thief, I reread it because I didn’t want it to be over.
For me, it was a wonderful experience! It was great to get to know people who I had something in common with—we were all drawn to the same book, and all for different reasons.
I think we’ve been talking the power of words—read, written, and spoken—words used to obtain power, abuse, and prohibit…but also to connect, heal, and remember.
I’m thrilled to participate in the Reading Roundup program again this summer. It is always one of the highlights of my teaching year!
Dr. Keith Brown will lead a session on Graham Green’s The Quiet American in fall 2010.
I always think it can’t get better—and yet, I think it does. …we faculty got to meet some brilliant first-year students who read closely and with joy.
Dr. Nancy Roser led a session on Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief.
Another delightful crowd… all were brigh