Keynote Speakers: Available to Participants in the Summer Literacy Institutes

2024 Keynote Speakers (more information coming soon!)

Thomas Newkirk

July 9, 2024, details to be announced. Location: Hamilton Smith Hall, room 205, 95 Main Street, Durham, NH.

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Tom Newkirk is a Professor of English, Emeritus, at the University of New Hampshire. In his career there he founded the New Hampshire Literacy Institute, the Learning Through Teaching Program, and the Writers Academy—in addition to directing the First-Year writing Program. He is the author of numerous books, articles, and the editor of collections on literacy teaching at all grade levels. His most recent book is Writing Unbound: How Fiction Transforms Student Writers (Heinemann, 2021). In his “retirement” he works as an editor for Heinemann, and for the past 10 years has served on the local school board. 

Tomasen Carey

July 23, 2024, details to be announced. Location: Hamilton Smith Hall, room 205, 95 Main Street, Durham, NH.

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All keynotes will be available to all participants in the 2024 Summer Literacy Institutes throughout the month of July.