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I'm a writer, teacher, researcher, and passionate activist for independent learning. I currently coordinate the Knight-Mozilla OpenNews Learning initiative. I also write fiction, my first novel is Follow Me Down (2011).


Average rating: 3.77 · 281 ratings · 54 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Don't Go Back to School: A ...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 211 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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Follow Me Down
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 70 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Kio Stark Kio Stark said: "I never read biographies and only read memoirs on occasion. Reading these letters I realize why: so much more interesting to read the story of a life without such a sculpted arc. The only overdetermined things are the things I already know, can't unk...more "

 
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date: February 05, 2013 07:00AM
location: Bookcourt, 163 Court street, Brooklyn, NY, NY, The United States
description: Margot Berwin will be reading from her new novel, Scent of Darkness on Feb 5th at BookCourt in brooklyn. Special giveaways at the end of the reading!
Kio said: Hope to make it, babysitter-dependent!
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Cheap Novelties by Ben Katchor
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Orkneyinga Saga by Anonymous
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I am not sure this would get four stars in the abstract, but I read it in Orkney, and that changes everything. Viking drama.
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No Lease on Life by Lynne Tillman
No Lease on Life
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I really love Tillman's detachment, both the narrator and the central character are deliciously clinical here.
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Desperate Characters by Paula Fox
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Just re-read this because I'll be introducing Fox at a reading during BEA week. I got to interview her when it was released in 1999. She is full of kindness, while the book is delightfully mean.
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The Colossus of New York by Colson Whitehead
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