Great American Read

Great American Read Cast your vote today for America's favorite novel! You can see the 100 books that made the initial cut for PBS's The Great American Read and support your choice. You'll also find plenty of other interactive literary content, including author interviews, quizzes, and book recommendations.
Read More . . .
 

GBF/Studs Terkel Archive Partnership

Studs Terkel The Great Books Foundation is proud to be partnering with the Studs Terkel Radio Archive, the Chicago History Museum, and WFMT, to bring compelling audio to high school students across the country. GBF has developed an innovative high school curriculum based on interviews conducted by Studs Terkel with civil rights activists in the 1960s and 1970s.
Read More . . .
 

GBF/PBS Free Webinar

Cover of Penguin Classics Little Women by Louisa May Alcott On Thursday, May 24, the Great Books Foundation will co-present a free webinar, “Little Women for a New Generation,” with MASTERPIECE on PBS LearningMedia™ and WGBH Education. This interactive session on Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel is designed for teachers of sixth grade and higher, and will be held at 6:00 p.m. CDT / 7:00 p.m. EDT. Registration is limited, so sign up today!
Read More . . .