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Mark Abrams
May 25, 2020 - 7:47 am
A Villanova professor who teaches a class on the role of medicine in literature and doctors’ use of writing as a means of escape, says books can be just the prescription we need in this time of pandemic. Read more here.
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Amya Meekins.
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Cherri Gregg
February 21, 2020 - 4:00 am
Amya RoxxStar is changing the game by simply by being her best self. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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The Free Library of Philadelphia poster celebrating Black History Month.
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Shara Dae Howard
February 03, 2020 - 6:49 pm
The Free Library of Philadelphia is celebrating Black History Month with a series of nearly 100 programs. Read more here.
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Rebecca Smith holding her book, "Does He Still Love Me?"
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Kim Glovas
February 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
A La Salle University student took a hard look at what a child goes through when a parent is incarcerated — and then wrote a book about it. Read more here.
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Educators rallied on the steps of Philadelphia School District headquarters, calling on schools to restore librarians to schools.
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Mike DeNardo
January 24, 2020 - 2:57 pm
Educators rallied on the steps of Philadelphia School District headquarters Friday, calling on schools to restore librarians to schools. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes technology expert Stephanie Humphrey and University of Pennsylvania researcher Jordyn Young.
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Flashpoint
December 22, 2019 - 8:00 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about social media and cell phone addictions. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Penn professor Ioana Marinescu, Evan Kasoff, president of Temple University Graduate Student Association and conservative talk show host Dean Malik.
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Flashpoint
December 08, 2019 - 9:21 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about a recent wave of union organizing. Read more here.
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Author James Patterson poses for a portrait in New York on Aug. 30, 2016.
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AP News
December 05, 2019 - 8:55 am
Bookstore employees from Mystic, Connecticut to Houston and San Francisco all have a happy holiday story to share: a $500 bonus from bestselling author James Patterson. Read for more.
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A selection of books on display.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 12, 2019 - 10:37 am
The Bucks County Book Festival begins Saturday at multiple locations in Doylestown.
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Markings in the margin of a rare Shakespeare book at the Free Library of Philadelphia is now believed to be done by a famous 17th century poet.
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John McDevitt
September 18, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Markings in the margin of a rare Shakespeare book at the Free Library of Philadelphia is now believed to be done by a famous 17th century poet.
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