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Shaun Tan

Yale Has Gone to Singapore, But Can It Come Back?

Jim Sleeper | Posted 07.04.2012 | College
Jim Sleeper

Yale University sustained such a college for more than 300 years and, through it, the American republic, and for much of the time the republic led the world, but now Yale's captains have bound it contractually to an authoritarian corporate city state.

Will Yale's Alumni Rescue Liberal Education at Yale?

Jim Sleeper | Posted 06.11.2012 | College
Jim Sleeper

Yale-NUS graduates will get a "warm" welcome when they impress their business clients over dinner at the elegant Yale Club of New York and when, grateful for this access of grace, they respond to Yale's fundraising appeals. This is all that counts.

Shaun Tan Wins Biggest Children's Literature Prize

The Australian | 29 March 2011Sky News | Posted 05.29.2011 | Books

FOLLOWING his recent Oscar success Australian illustrator and author Shaun Tan has won the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award in Sweden - the largest chil...

Shaun Tan's Oscar Win Brings New Life To Book

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — An odd but hopeful picture book about a lovable lost creature has a new life in the United States to go with its Oscar-winning, 15-mi...

What's A Bigger Innovation Than eBooks?

Sammy Perlmutter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Sammy Perlmutter

eReaders, don't approach the level of invention or edification that the wordless book does. Are eBooks changing the way we read stories, or are they merely changing the way we receive them?