Saturday, October 19, 2013
Neil Gaiman on Libraries and Reading
Neil Gaiman's lecture "Why our future depends on libraries, reading, and daydreaming" is well worth a read. The above link is an edited version of his lecture. A full transcript is available here: Reading Agency lecture.
Mary Anne Ellis
Southern History Department
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