Reading for UConn Reads

By Anne D'Alleva

Explore the world of classic fiction and participate in the selection process for UConn Reads 2012-13 with Anne D'Alleva, Associate Professor of Art History and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and Chair of the UConn Reads Steering Committee.

Monthly Archives: June 2012

UConn Reads at the UConn Co-op

The UConn Co-op is a great partner in UConn Reads, as it is in so many aspects of University life, from providing textbooks for thousands of classes each year to supporting local writers and readers. Suzy Staubach, the amazing Manager of the General Books Division, serves on the UConn Reads Steering Committee and she has… continue reading
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Booklist Sneak Peek #1: Steinbeck and Twain

I’m looking forward to using this blog to share highlights from the UConn Reads book nominations. As the suggestions come in, our wonderful staff compiles them into a spreadsheet that includes comments from the nominators. With over a hundred nominations so far, the list is turning into a fascinating picture of the books that our… continue reading
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What Is a Classic?

Welcome to Reading for UConn Reads! As chair of the steering committee, I have the pleasure of guiding the book selection for 2012-13, and this blog is one way of involving the larger UConn community in that process. The committee has decided to concentrate on classic fiction this year, to move us in a different… continue reading
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