Linda Frederick Yaffe

Another View: Undertake … and over-give

As novelist and essayist, Joshua Foer tells us, "languages are something of a mess. They evolve over centuries through an unplanned, democratic process that leaves them teemin ...

Another View: In the world, but not entirely of it

What would life be like if you could not read? In novelist Penelope Lively's “How It All Began,” the character Charlotte teaches adult learners who are just beginni ...

Another View: ‘Read to Me, Grandpa!’

Lewis' 2-year-old granddaughter thrust a book into his hands: "Please read me this story, Grandpa!" But Lewis was speechless ... because he couldn't read. Lewis ...