Dolly Parton is a national treasure; I don’t think anyone disagrees with that. She’s been historically one of America’s most wholesome celebrities, and her philanthropy is known throughout the entire world. She was even one of the biggest independent donors to the Moderna vaccine, donating over a million dollars to research and development.
Before discussing prison literacy programs, it is vital to understand literacy rates of those incarcerated and the systemic flaws in public education.
In an age where young children are more glued to technology than ever before, the magic of reading needs to be maintained, and Ghostwriter helps promote exactly that. With a young, fresh cast, and punchy, exciting writing, it is not one to be missed.
Thousands of students from the U.S. and the Dominican Republic are building their own libraries thanks to UChicago's 'My Very Own Library' literacy program.
Carry this week's bookish tweets — including quotes and memories from the revered Toni Morrison — with you into a beautiful and relaxing weekend.