We are very sad to learn of the recent and sudden death of Bill Meiers, long-time participant in and former president of the Philadelphia Great Books Council. Many of us at the Foundation got to know Bill during his many… Read More . . .
Queer Ricans drew an audience of over 60 including many members of the Puerto Rican community. A highlight of the event was a panel discussion by three students from Roberto Clemente High School about the challenges of being openly gay… Read More . . .
Bill Siegel is an Academy Award-nominated and Emmy winning documentary filmmaker and vice president of School Programs for the Great Books Foundation, a Chicago-based nonprofit educational organization.
The origin of the word “educate,” the Latin word educo, means to bring … Read More . . .
Joseph Coulson, President, Great Books Foundation.
Here are four books that according to the American Library Association have been banned or challenged in the United States over the last five years: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison; Brave New World… Read More . . .