New research from Stanford University’s Professor Joshua Landy says that reading fiction is a sort of olympics for the mind, improving our reasoning, rational thought, and abstract reasoning. Read the full article here, and finally have an excuse for reading under the covers with a flashlight.
- This project is creating a website dedicated to the theme “Great Writers inspire – learning from the past”. On the site you will be able to find freely available content related to individual authors and literary themes. We are using this blog to let you follow the progress of the project and explore the material as it is being made available. Feel free to send us your comments and suggestions! Want to be inspired? Explore the podcasts on the Great Writers Inspire podcast page.