Posts tagged "Literary Lots"
Literary Lots: Literacy and Community Engagement

Literary Lots: Literacy and Community Engagement

Literary Lots is a Cleveland-based program that re-purposes abandoned spaces in order to bring art and literacy programs to the city’s kids in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. This year’s Literary Lots effort brought together new partners and a fabulous under the sea theme.  Today, Felton Thomas Jr, CPL’s Director, shares his perspective on the...
Literary Lots: Creating the Aquatic Lot

Literary Lots: Creating the Aquatic Lot

Literary Lots is back!  Last year, we showcased the first year of this Cleveland-based program, which re-purposes abandoned spaces in order to bring art and literacy programs to the city’s kids in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. Today, we get the scoop on what went into designing this year’s lot from staff artist, Julia Kuo. Enjoy! ~Erinn Literary Lots: Creating...
Literary Lots as An Extended Learning Environment

Literary Lots as An Extended Learning Environment

Literary Lots is back!  Last year, we showcased the first year of this Cleveland-based program, which re-purposes abandoned spaces in order to bring art and literacy programs to the city’s kids in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. We’re excited to share how Literary Lots is growing in it’ second year!  Don’t miss the posts in last year’s series: The...
Literary Lots: Please Dream a Million More

Literary Lots: Please Dream a Million More

Today, we welcome Julia Kuo to the site to share a special end-of-summer wrap-up on the Literary Lots project, which re-purposed abandoned spaces and brought art and literacy programs to the children of Cleveland, Ohio in partnership with the Cleveland Public Library. It’s been exciting to follow this pilot project, so don’t miss the first...
Literary Lots: Everyday Magic

Literary Lots: Everyday Magic

Today, we welcome Frank W. Lewis to the site to share his perspective on the magic of the  Literary Lots project, which re-purposes abandoned spaces and bring art and literacy programs to the children of Cleveland OH in partnership with the Cleveland PL. It’s exciting stuff!  Don’t miss the first post in the series: The Library...
Literary Lots: The Library as Place Maker

Literary Lots: The Library as Place Maker

We’re delighted to welcome Kauser Razvi to the site today for the first post in a series that will explore Literary Lots.  This project got a lot of attention in the spring with a Kickstarter campaign; now they’rer working to re-purpose abandoned spaces and bring art and literacy programs to the children of Cleveland OH...