Archive for May, 2017

Technology and the “democratization” of information

So technology. Well, I came of age when technology for me was the typewriter. I got my first typewriter as a graduation present from my father. I desperately wanted an electric one, which was a relatively new technology back then, but of course, he handed me a beautifully designed manual. He argued that the action […]

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Interview with Patricia McCormick

In honor of her birthday, May 23, this interview highlights the work of award-winning American author and Journalist, Patricia McCormick. McCormick is known for her young adult novels CUT, Purple Heart, and Never Fall Down. Her work covers a variety of controversial topics in a way that is made accessible to adolescent readers.   Q: […]

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