Meet the voice of Queen Amidala

...excited that this particular event is at a library promoting her favorite hobby.She hopes her appearance will spark something in younger readers.Among Taber's favorite authors is J.R.R. Tolkein and his Lord of the Rings trilogy.

I'm giving -- are you?

English author G.K. Chesterton said, "Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another."These words...

T.W. Josey teacher uses humor, trust to engage students

...one that fit, I rediscovered English," Isaac said. "I grew to love how words fit together and became interested in how authors found their voice, particularly in poetry or songwriting. That's a passion I want to pass on to my students." Isaac said...

Author, tap dancer, sociologist among 'genius grant' winners awarded by MacArthur Foundation

CHICAGO - A tap dancer, a writer and a sociologist are among the 24 winners of this year's "genius grants," each to receive $625,000 across five years to spend any way he or she wants.

Paine College student Nehemiah Small will hold book signing Sept. 26

Local author and Paine College student Nehemiah Small will hold a book signing from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Paine College...

The Way We Were: The Arsenal Oak

...a century, and some of those buildings remained. It was also, campus historians say, the place award-winning poet and author Stephen Vincent Benet used to stretch out and read in the days of his youth when his father was the arsenal commandant.Before...

To escape poverty, the world needs freedom

...the moral case for freedom. I truly believe that God is the Author of our liberty.In my theoretical and empirical studies...D. (The writer is a philosopher, economist, engineer and author of Renewing America and Its Heritage of Freedom and other books...

Flowing water means life on Mars possible, scientists say

...Orbiter has been circling the planet since 2006.The latest findings were published in the journal Nature Geoscience.The lead author, Lujendra Ojha, a doctoral candidate at Georgia Institute of Technology, first noticed the streaks on Mars in 2010. Ojha...

C-SPAN will showcase Augusta history, authors this weekend

Augusta's historical sites and local authors will be in the television spotlight this weekend.C-SPAN's...Comcast channel 186; WOW channel 147.? Robert Mullins, author of 12 Monkeys & a Green Jacket, talks about Augusta's reaction...

Rants & Raves

...photos of kids engaged in activities at a private business which are not fund-raisers. Same for running articles on local authors with books coming out and for these "ribbon-cutting" photos on well-established businesses. A lot of free advertising...