For the first time this year, Reading Together will
feature a more age-appropriate title for younger readers.
Laura J. Burns'
The Case of the Prank That Stank, seventh-graders Agatha Wong
and Orville Wright, who has Asperger's syndrome, try to prove that the prank
they organized did not cause the fire that burned down their rival school's
March 18, 2007
3:00 PM -
Autism and Me and Autism Is a World: Films by Youn
In his award-winning short film, Autism and Me, Rory Hoy, an 18-year-old British filmmaker with autism, describes the impact of autism on everyday functioning using easy, accessible language. In Autism Is a World, Sue Rubin tells of her journey through a misdiagnosis of mental retardation, to learning to communicate using a keyboard, to her current enrollment as a junior in college. Autism and Me, 2006, 20 minutes; Autism Is a World, 2004, 40 minutes. Discussion follows
Location: Kalamazoo Valley Museum