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Faculty of Education literature professor Karen Smith had a launch party for her new children's book launch at McNallly Robinson recently.

Faculty of Education

Literature professor publishes Great Gray Owl book for children

February 3, 2015 — 
Karen Smith remembers when she first became fascinated with owls. She was in the third grade and had gotten in trouble at school in her hometown of Carman, Man., for acting up. “My mom said, ‘Be a wise owl,’” says Smith, a language and literacy professor in the Faculty of Education.

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Faculty of Architecture

OPENING + BOOK LAUNCH: According to Plan

February 2, 2015 — 
In the titular spirit of its bibliocentric name, Library Gallery presents According to Plan (a novel), an installation and publication launch of Rob Kovitz’s latest montage bookwork, According to Plan.

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Faculty of Architecture

The Zeitgeist holiday reading list

December 28, 2014 — 
Architecture instructor and author Rob Kovitz on books that capture the Spirit of the Age

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Libraries

5 books you want to be on top of this year

December 28, 2014 — 
Best reads of 2014, according to someone with shelves and shelves and shelves of books

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Faculty of Arts

Author Melissa Steele’s top reads of 2014

December 23, 2014 — 
The year's most memorable in poetry, fiction, nonfiction -- and a classic

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Indigenous

Deborah Young’s reading for the new year

December 22, 2014 — 
The executive lead for Indigenous acheivement at the U of M gives us her top five books

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President’s Bookshelf: Memorable books of 2014

December 22, 2014 — 
From Canadian history to grammar to poetry, these are the books that made an impression this year

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Pacific Ocean 1589 by Abraham Ortelius. // Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL) Map Collection, Public Domain

Libraries

This year in notable history books

December 19, 2014 — 
A bit of history with your holiday? History liaison librarian Kyle Feenstra on best reads of 2014

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Alumni

Vote now: On the Same Page features three UM connected authors

September 8, 2014 — 
Three U of M connected books go head-to-head for the annual On the Same Page competition.

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Faculty of Education

Prof receives international award for new book

June 10, 2014 — 
The EEI Book Prize Award

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