Seth Lerer

Seth Lerer  is Distinguished Professor of Literature at the University of California, San Diego, where he has served as Dean of Arts and Humanities. His 2008 book, Children’s Literature, won both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Truman Capote Award for criticism.

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A return to reading as a private and a public act

by Seth Lerer | Saturday, October 23, 2021