WNBA Boston member Edith Pearlman’s short story collection Binocular Vision is featured on the January 16th, 2011 cover of the New York Times Book Review. Reviewer Roxana Robinson said Pearlman’s writing is “intelligent, perceptive, funny and quite beautiful”. WNBA congratulates her, and encourages members to read her work.
Archives for January 2011
For 35 seconds one year ago today, time in Haiti stood still. These 35 seconds became the defining moment for an entire generation of children in Haiti. Today, 380,000 children still live in displacement camps, waiting for their struggle to move from mere survival to revival. This anniversary date is not one for celebration, but […]
Library Journal has named WNBA member Nancy Pearl Librarian of the Year, saying: “Her work has reinforced reading via libraries as essential and empowering for all people. Her innovation in training has deepened the book skills of library workers. Her public outreach has effectively promoted libraries well beyond library walls.” Nancy Pearl, author of numerous […]