organizations: Hinsdale Central High School

September 14, 2017
Maud Willemse and her mother Caroline talk Ernest Hemingway and the importance of being able to relate to fiction.

In this interview, a mother and daughter discuss meaningful pieces of literature and the changing state of her reading life.

September 14, 2017
Classic Books Throughout Life: Katie Schaber and Kim Schaber talk reading in a life of chaos, and lessons learned.

In this recording Katie Schaber talked with her mom, Kim about her busy life wearing all sorts of hats, and the books she's read throughout her life. Kim offers some classic titles she believes her daughter would enjoy and value.

September 13, 2017
How books inspired a passionate life journey

Joonsoo Kim interviews Meagan Rider on her reading life, as well as the books that influenced the roles she plays as a wife, an athlete , and an entrepreneur.

September 12, 2017
Novel Wisdom: Nora Wood and her mother, Libby Wood talk about book recommendations for Nora’s school year.

In this interview, Libby Wood gives Nora a few book recommendations that she think she should read before she graduates, as well as talking about certain literary works that have made an impact on her throughout her life.

September 11, 2017
Literature Wisdom: William and David talk fiction,reading habits, and Atlas Shrugged

In the recording, AP Literature student William Bradley interviews David Bradley about his reading habits, fiction favorite, and advice for senior year literature.

September 10, 2017
Novel Wisdom. Tonya and Jayne Lawson talk about books and why it’s important to read.

In this recording, high school senior Jayne Lawson talks to her mom Tonya about why she likes reading and how her reading life has changed over the years. They discuss favorite genres, book clubs, and reading for entertainment.

September 6, 2017
Discussing books with my eighth grade English teacher

My Eighth Grade English teacher was one of the best teachers I have ever had, and I, along with the rest of our class, loved how she imparted her wisdom as she taught us. Four years later, I discuss what...

May 22, 2017
Pride and Prejudice: Ken (18) and Linda (54) Rio Reichmann discuss Jane Austen's most popular novel.

In this recording, Ken Rio Reichmann (18) asks Linda Rio Reichmann (54) about why she recommended the novel Pride and Prejudice for him to read, as well as the value and future of literature in America.

May 20, 2017
Love in the Time of Cholera, Andy and Justin talk about love and what it means.

In this interview, Justin & Andy Berg talk about love and what it means to us.

Novel Wisdom: Erika Oku and Rudy Oku talk books, literary merit, and why we read.

In this recording, Erika Oku (myself) and her brother Rudy Oku discuss themes in the novel Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger, and why he recommended it to his sister.