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Reading Across Worlds: Transnational Book Groups and the Reception of Difference

Review: Procter, James, and Bethan Benwell. Reading Across Worlds: Transnational Book Groups and the Reception of Difference. Palgrave: Basingstoke, 2015.

By Sutida Wimuttikosol

Reading Across World is an insightful account of reception studies across several areas of enquiries centring around the presumed lay/professional readers dichotomy. 680 more words

BOOKS

Global Book Giveaway: The First Candle by author and scientist Eric B. Swanson

Hi, guys!

It’s my Birthday Month!! And So, I am kicking off this month with a new Giveaway!!

This time I am giving away “The First Candle by author and scientist Eric B. 204 more words

Books

Poem In Your Pocket: Live Poetry Cafe 2014 Day 1

Each year during national poetry month, we host a live poetry cafe in the library.  This event has grown from 1 day to 2 days.  It is our way of celebrating National Poem in Your Pocket Day, even though it usually falls on a day other than the national celebration.   367 more words

Events

Building with BRICS & MORTAR

If we reach back into our childhood, we’ll probably all be able to remember the story about the Three Little Pigs:  House of Straw, House of Sticks and then a House of Bricks.   742 more words

Business

A Flipgrid Celebration with 2nd Grade and the Flipgrid Team

Our 2nd graders just wrapped up a huge research project.  During the project, they chose a leader from black history, researched that person, wrote a short persuasive piece about their person, designed a US postage stamp, and recorded a video… 887 more words

Lesson

Issues in reporting for a global audience

The popularity and proliferation of online journalism is not without its concerns. Wilkinson et al (2013, p. 177) cites four issues confronting online journalists. They are content, audience, technical issues, and ethics but claim, “ … the most fundamental consideration of any medium is the audience”. 616 more words