The Resource A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen, (electronic resource)

A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen, (electronic resource)

Label
A day's read
Title
A day's read
Statement of responsibility
Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Join three literary scholars and award-winning professors as they introduce you to dozens of short masterpieces that you can finish - and engage with - in a day or less. Perfect for people with busy lives who still want to discover -or rediscover - just how transformative reading can be, these 36 lectures range from short stories of fewer than 10 pages to novellas and novels of around 200 pages. Despite their short length, these works are powerful examinations of the same subjects and themes that longer "great books" discuss. And with three great professors coming together to offer their own looks at literature, you'll get a multitude of ways to approach and think about grand human themes, including the nature of love and the mysteries of fate; the riddle of identity and the trials of growing up; the complex ties between individuals and their societies; the ways we make sense of personal and public history. In the company of these three professors, you'll also approach the evolution of the modern novel, the development of literary genres such as graphic novels and creative nonfiction, the role of politics and culture in inspiring authors, and much more. What's more, by exploring literature through three perspectives instead of one, you'll get an opportunity to see how literature professors - just like everyone else - approach and read books in their own unique way. It's like getting three distinct learning experiences, all in one single, affordable package
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weinstein, Arnold L
Dewey number
809
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Narrated by Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Emily
  • Voth, Grant L
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Great Courses Audio ;
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • Books and reading
  • Reading
  • Language arts
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1080 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781682765203
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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13911227
Publisher number
MWT13911227
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unknown
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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Label
A day's read, Arnold Weinstein, Grant L. Voth, and Emily Allen, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1080 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781682765203
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13911227
Publisher number
MWT13911227
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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