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LeVar Burton raises money for 'Reading Rainbow' initiative

Fox News - 29 May 2014
LeVar taught me to read," is among the typical messages, he said. A tablet version of "Reading Rainbow" was released in 2012 and became a top-selling education app. It provides access to hundreds of books and Burton's videotaped "field trips" to ...
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LeVar Burton Would Like to Read You a Story

LA Magazine - 06 Apr 2018
LeVar Burton is one of those rare celebrities who seems to inspire almost unanimous positive feelings—particularly from anyone who grew up with his beloved PBS series, Reading Rainbow, which ran from 1983 to 2006. Since that program's conclusion, he's ...
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Okorafor, Anders, and Hopkinson on LeVar Burton Reads LIVE

Locus Online - 12 Apr 2018
Actor LeVar Burton (Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Reading Rainbow) is featuring several science fiction authors in his podcast tour, LeVar Burton Reads LIVE! including Nnedi Okorafor, Charlie Jane Anders, and Nalo Hopkinson. Each live event ...
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New & Noteworthy

New York Times - 17 Apr 2018
Read by Wanda Sykes, Mike Colter, LeVar Burton, Gabourey Sidibe, Danny Glover, et al. (Audible.) West and a cast of many voices want to restore King's identity as a fierce and unyielding social democrat, defender of the poor and working class, in a ...
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Nnedi Okorafor talks words, career, 'Black Panther' and C2E2

Chicago Tribune - 30 Mar 2018
The pews in the Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago were full March 23 to hear LeVar Burton (yes, Mr. “Reading Rainbow”) read from a work of Nnedi Okorafor's. The south suburbanite was in attendance at the event, and said she was close to “bursting ...
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'Avengers' Stars Coming To Cincinnati Comic Expo

WVXU - 18 Apr 2018
Also coming to the pop culture celebration: LeVar Burton ("Star Trek," "Reading Rainbow," "Captain Planet," "Roots"), Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ("Game of Thrones," "Gods of Egypt"), Summer Glau ("Serenity," "Firefly," "Terminator: The Sarah Connor ...
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Plentiful podcast possibilities out there for people to enjoy

SaukValley.com - 31 Mar 2018
I challenge you not to cry), “This Is Love” with stories of “sacrifice, obsession, and the ways in which we bet everything on one another” (try episode 4, “Eight Thousand Miles”), and “LeVar Burton Reads” with the very same LeVar Burton who played ...
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FYI, You Can Watch Astronauts Read Popular Kids Books From Space

HuffPost - 13 Apr 2018
According to the site, upcoming books include Mousetronaut by astronaut Mark Kelly and The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm by “Reading Rainbow” host LeVar Burton and author Susan Schaefer Bernardo. In addition to the reading sessions, the Story Time from ...
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Tuesday's TV highlights: 'Roseanne' on ABC

Los Angeles Times - 03 Apr 2018
9:30 p.m. ABC. The Mick Sabrina (Sofia Black-D'Elia) waffles about pursuing her education at Yale in the comedy's season finale. Kaitlin Olson, Jack Stanton, Cara Jimenez, Thomas Barbusca and Scott MacArthur also star. 9:30 p.m. Fox. NCIS: New Orleans ...

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