The Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) is a special unit within the MSU Moorhead Library providing materials and assistance to students and faculty of the Teacher Education programs. All students, faculty, and staff as well as the general public may use the resources of the CMC.
The CMC sponsors and coordinates the Comstock Reading Aloud Initiative which supports two annual awards, the Comstock Read Aloud Book Award (ages 9-12) and the Wanda Gag Read Aloud Book Award (toddlers to age 8). These awards are announced each May.
The unpossessed by Tess Slesinger ” . . . a marvelous send-up of the free love movement . . . The story follows a cast of delightful artsy, lefty types trying to start a pompous, artsy, lefty magazine while also living their messy, backstabbing, self-serving lives and love affairs.” Copyright date? 1934.
One writer’s beginnings by Eudora Welty An “affectionate, poetic, and warmly observant memoir.” “A lovely book that will likely inspire you to go back and read Welty’s award-winning fiction.”
The flight of Gemma Hardy : a novel by Margot Livesey Overcoming a life of hardship and loneliness, Gemma Hardy, a brilliant and determined young woman, accepts a position as an au pair on the remote Orkney Islands where she faces her biggest challenge yet. “This reinventing of (“Jane Eyre”) . . . won’t replace […]