1. newyorker:

    “A knowledge of cursive may not be “relevant” to the modern world, but it is essential to a visceral sense of the past, and an ability to examine the literature, correspondence, and history contained in original documents.”

    As many U.S. schools begin to phase out the teaching of cursive, Judith Thurman writes in defense of script: http://nyr.kr/MLREak

     
  1. classicnotcliche likes this
  2. kalimehndi reblogged this from sarahsaysbegood
  3. skhemata reblogged this from newyorker
  4. cutethoughtscutelife reblogged this from newyorker
  5. dontevercallmethecavalry reblogged this from nnebeluk
  6. dontevercallmethecavalry likes this
  7. lithiumrox likes this
  8. bookgasms reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  9. limevanillaice reblogged this from newyorker
  10. zick5 reblogged this from newyorker
  11. mlischiefafoot reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  12. carrythebattle reblogged this from toseektofind
  13. carrythebattle likes this
  14. wombsplit likes this
  15. toseektofind reblogged this from newyorker
  16. helmsinki reblogged this from newyorker
  17. buildingmosaicsoutoflife reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  18. forwardthinkingeducation reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  19. mymissiveattack reblogged this from newyorker
  20. bundleofrhetoric reblogged this from quietontheinside
  21. dianajk likes this
  22. asilversixpence likes this
  23. unnaturallogarhythm likes this
  24. snakegrl1306 reblogged this from melissaanelli
  25. athousandswifts reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  26. cfryar reblogged this from ayjay
  27. writingforsanityssake reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  28. clairesalcedo likes this
  29. sveitinmillisolkerfa likes this
  30. actually-enjolras reblogged this from librarienne
  31. actually-enjolras likes this
  32. blueabstractions likes this
  33. stealawayinthetardis reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  34. everythingisacasestudy reblogged this from newyorker
  35. clayray3290 reblogged this from newyorker
  36. austen394 reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  37. probabilitiesofcircumstance likes this
  38. kunwoosong reblogged this from gingernewts and added:
    I actually write everything in cursive, for the lulz
  39. daffodildreaming reblogged this from melissaanelli
  40. angdevwriter reblogged this from newyorker
  41. lilgriff reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  42. willastyrells likes this
  43. delightfullyauburn reblogged this from teachingliteracy
  44. benjaminldaniel likes this
  45. raltvater likes this
  46. christykitty813 likes this
  47. owl-son likes this