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EventBeeline: What Spelling Bees Reveal about Generation Z's New Path to Success With Shalini Shankar
CityEvanston
PlaceBookends & Beginnings
Address1712 Sherman Ave. Alley #1
DetailsShalini Shankar’s new book, Beeline: What Spelling Bees Reveal about the New American Childhood (Basic Books), is based on qualitative research funded by the National Science Foundation and the Wenner-Gren Foundation. The project investigates how spelling bees have grown into a mass-mediated, sport-like spectacles, factors contributing to the South Asian American winning streak, and how this model of competition is proliferating worldwide. It is comprised of interviews and observations with spellers and their families, spelling bee officials, lexicographers, and media producers, as well as archival research on spelling competitions and their media broadcasting.
Start DateTuesday, May 14, 2019
Start Time6:00 PM
End Time7:30 PM
Phone7737697483
Emailcollegefreedom@yahoo.com
Web Addresshttp://evanstonlit.org



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