LeVar Burton Reads

December 06, 2017

Actor, director, educator, executive producer of PBS’ “Reading Rainbow,” and lifelong children’s literacy advocate, LeVar Burton, joins host Jenna Flanagan to talk about his podcast “LeVar Burton Reads,” during which he hand-picks a different piece of short fiction, and reads it to listeners.

While Burton is a proponent for literacy and reading, he also lauds the ritual of being read to. Burton also shares how he chooses stories for the podcast, and his admiration for the masterful exercise to writing a captivating story.

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