Monthly Archives: January 2017

High School graduates much less likely to read books than college graduates

Andrew Perrin writes for the Pew Research Center about a new study on who reads regularly and who does not:

http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/11/23/who-doesnt-read-books-in-america/

Historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, American Book Award winner, on Thanksgiving

From Democracy Now, an interview with historian Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz about the true meaning of Thanksgiving:

https://www.democracynow.org/2016/11/23/historian_roxanne_dunbar_ortiz_on_thanksgiving

Laila Lalami, American Book Award recipient, on The Identity Politics of Whiteness

In the wake of the U.S. presidential election, ABA award winner Laila Lalami has written about white American identity for the New York Times:

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/27/magazine/the-identity-politics-of-whiteness.html