Now studying to be a librarian, I am asked to describe the difference between selection and censorship. In doing this, I must define intellectual freedom and examine challenged and banned books too.
The French Resistance fighters changed the fate of World War Two. Despite a very high risk to themselves resistance fighter were able to subvert and considerably slow and sabotage enemy advances.
A comparison between the classical and baroque styles of music and how they changed over the centuries. Two parts of the article go into more detail over a piece by Johann Bach and Wolfgang Mozart, two prominent composers of those two periods.
Gurukul is a place where knowledge is shared in the midst of nature's calm. The Gurukul system had influenced many scholars and princes in the ancient times
Literacy was important to the Protestant reformation in that it encouraged reading so that people could understand the Bible and the laws of the land.
It is one thing to teach N.Scott Momaday's epic poem The Way to Rainy Mountain in the classroom and quite another to teach it in one of its original settings on the open prairies of Wyoming where the bursting antelope described by him can be seen running in the distance!
Whether you're writing a doctoral dissertation or you just want to know the facts for general use, research is a critical tool in developing your knowledge on a topic. Here's how to do it properly.
In 1943 my father, J.Keene Fleck, opened Parnassus Bookshop on Nassau Street near the campus of Princeton University. Within days, many writers came to the shop to view volumes of antiquarian books including first editions of Sir Thomas Moore's Utopia or T.S. Eliot's The Wasteland. I remember, as a...
Students will listen to a story about Gerald the giraffe, who feels a left out because he thinks he can’t dance. After finally trying without the critical judgment of the other animals, Gerald finds out that he can dance if he has the right music. Lead a discussion about things that are sometimes...