Posts Tagged: Reading Rainbow

The Reading Rainbow Industrial Complex

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By now just about everyone has probably heard of the Kickstarter to bring back iconic children’s television show Reading Rainbow. News reports on the millions raised by the campaign are often outdated before they’re even published ($3.2m as of Sunday night). But is it all about the children? MobyLives explores how the former host LeVar Burton […]

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The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup

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This week, the book blogs have been talking about the future of reading and literature, which leads me to believe that they don’t think it’s dead. I don’t believe them. The sad truth is that they’re taking Reading Rainbow away from the children  forever, which means it’s only a matter of time before the kids […]

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