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January 28, 2016

Invitation: Beach Books Report Launch with Keynote by Mark Bauerlein

National Association of Scholars

For the past six years, NAS has surveyed college common reading programs. Join us at the launch of the newest "Beach Books" report. 

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January 19, 2012

MLA Panelists Analyze Beach Books

Ashley Thorne

At this year's MLA convention, academics considered the role common reading assignments have to play in the education of college students.

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December 4, 2008

NAS Confers, Hell Stirs

Peter Wood

As the time for our conference approaches(Washington, DC, Jan. 9-11), some may hear of it and tremble...

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October 23, 2008


Peter Wood

After disputations about the nature of the family, reading Raggedy Ann is a welcome escape into childhood.

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