The Big Read 2013-14 Blog extends the conversation for the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Big Read, focusing on the poetry of Emily Dickinson. We hope you will enjoy learning about how Dickinson’s poetry came alive for readers in classrooms and communities throughout Western New York. Many of the authors of this blog are SUNY Fredonia English majors who have engaged Dickinson’s life, works and historical contexts through library exhibits and literary discussions throughout the region. We invite you to join the conversation by writing about Dickinson’s poetry and the many Big Read events planned for spring 2014.
A blog giving student perspectives on this year's Big Read events, hosted by SUNY Fredonia. The goal is to provide information about the Big Read events taking place March 8th-April 30th. The Big Read is designed to increase literacy throughout the United States and to educate about a certain author. This year's focus will be the American poet, Emily Dickinson. Please come join us in learning about this author while having a lot of fun along the way!