365 Books by Women Authors to Celebrate International Women’s Day All Year

"For over a century, International Women's Day has been observed on March 8 — and this year, [the New York Public Library has] compiled 365 books by women authors from across the globe to keep the celebration going all year long. This list includes a vast range of women authors, and we hope you find some … Continue reading 365 Books by Women Authors to Celebrate International Women’s Day All Year

Media Theorized : Reading Against the Grain

"Now more than ever, we cannot take news media at face value – we need tools to read media critically, strategies to discern how information works. This is what inspired The Listening Post’s project: Media Theorised. We’ve taken key works of five thinkers from around the world – theorists located in the space between the … Continue reading Media Theorized : Reading Against the Grain

Celebrate Freedom to Read Week February 26 – March 4, 2017

Freedom to read can never be taken for granted. Even in Canada, a free country by world standards, books and magazines are banned at the border. Schools and libraries are regularly asked to remove books and magazines from their shelves. Free expression on the Internet is under attack. Few of these stories make headlines, but … Continue reading Celebrate Freedom to Read Week February 26 – March 4, 2017