Author Archives: chad

Live Broadcast 29: My Dyslexia by Philip Schultz

Philip Schultz is a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. He is also dyslexic. His recently-released memoir, My Dyslexia (W. W. Norton), traces his struggles with undiagnosed dyslexia …

January 19, 2012 in Blog Posts, Previous Broadcasts

Live Broadcast 28: The Learning Disabilities Mess

In Broadcast #28, Professor Ruth Colker of Ohio State University discussed the use of the term “learning disability” and how it impacts struggling readers and …

December 8, 2011 in Blog Posts, Previous Broadcasts

Live Broadcast 27: Understanding the Spelling of ‘Rough’

Every English-language reader, dyslexic or not, is sooner or later faced with the challenge of getting a grip on the rules of spelling and what may seem …