Dr Jane Davis, founder and director of The Reader writes about a different sort of reading group
Dr Jane Davis MBE
Jane is the Founder and Director of The Reader. She is also the Director of Liverpool City of Readers and in 2011 was elected the UK's 20th Ashoka Fellow, an honour marking her entrepreneurial vision. Through Shared Reading, Jane is redefining the value of literature and the role that reading aloud can play in improving mental well-being and bringing communities together.
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The DCMS Libraries team supports ministers, as they oversee and promote the improvement of local government's provision of public library services in England. It is also responsible for other library policy such as DCMS sponsorship of the British Library and Public Lending Right Scheme. On this blog, members of the team talk about their work. Find out more