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    • The App Generation: Howard Gardner and Katie Davis

    • By: Howard Gardner, Katie Davis
    • Narrated by: Howard Gardner, Katie Davis
    • Length: 1 hr and 15 mins
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    Are you baffled by how younger people live in a digital world? Are you living in that world and don’t see what the fuss is about?Either way, you’ll want to hear from Harvard professor Howard Gardner and Katie Davis. In his new book, The App Generation, Gardner and Davis look at what’s different for today’s adolescents. Apps can either stunt or spur creativity, limit or encourage personal connections.

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    • Speaking With One Heart: The Mayan Languages of Mexico

    • By: Katie Davis
    • Narrated by: Larry Massett, Katie Davis
    • Length: 27 mins
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    Over one million Mayan Indians live and work in Southern Mexico, and six Mayan languages continue to thrive there—languages more than 3,000 years old. In the 1950s, anthropologist Robert Laughlin and his wife Mimi arrived in Chiapas, where Laughlin planned to conduct his linguistic research. At that time, he expected to learn the Tzotzil language without too much trouble, and be welcomed into the indigenous culture.

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    • Frida Kahlo: Viva la Vida

    • By: Katie Davis
    • Narrated by: Lisa Simeone, Katie Davis
    • Length: 27 mins
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    Surrealist Andre Breton called the work of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo "a bomb with a ribbon around it." The epic work of muralist Diego Rivera, to whom she was married, often overshadowed its miniature detail. Kahlo said she simply painted her life.

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