Sources and Methods #28: Matthew Cassel

 
Image credit: Olivia Dehez

Image credit: Olivia Dehez

 

Matthew Cassel 101:

Matthew's website

Matthew on Twitter

Matthew on Facebook

"Diaries of an Unfinished Revolution: Voices from Tunis to Damascus" (co-edited by Matthew)

The Journey from Syria (Matthew's latest project) - Youtube playlist (6 episodes)

 

Show Notes:

1:00 - Dartmouth Conference (wiki / official site via Kettering Foundation)

2:25 - Matt's Goodreads profile

2:45 - Find out more about language coaching with Alex

11:20 - 2-hour / 2-part documentary: "Identity and Exile"

20:00 - Episode 5 (YouTube)

22:25 - "A Syrian Love Story"

34:35 - Field of Vision / First Look Media

38:05 - Episode 6 (YouTube)

42:50 - "Diaries of an Unfinished Revolution: Voices from Tunis to Damascus" (co-edited by Matthew)

51:50 - Fusha

57:05

Amin Maalouf - The Crusades Through Arab Eyes

Ryszard Kapuściński (wiki / Amazon)

Roger Crowley - 1453: The Holy War for Constantinople and the Clash of Islam and the West

David Hirst - Beware of Small States

David Hirst - The Gun and the Olive Branch

58:45 - Sarah Bakewell - "How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer"

59:45 - L'Haine

1:00:05 - Lingualism Publishers

Arabic Voices 1

Arabic Voices 2

1:01:45 - P.J. Harvey (wiki)

Sources and Methods #20: Stephen Krashen

 
 

Stephen Krashen’s website

Stephen Krashen’s Wikipedia entry

Stephen Krashen’s blog / record of public commentary

Stephen Krashen on Twitter

Stephen Krashen on Facebook

01:53 - TPRS (Wiki) - TPRS Mandarin instruction

10:50 - Frank Smith - Ken Goodman - “The Goodman/Smith Hypothesis, the Input Hypothesis, the Comprehension Hypothesis, and the (Even Stronger) Case for Free Voluntary Reading” by Stephen Krashen

12:09 - Stephen Krashen’s letters to the editor

16:05 - Stephen Krashen speaking on language acquisition

18:10 - “The Power of Reading” by Stephen Krashen

  • 3-step plan
    • Lots of stories
    • Lots of light reading of stuff you like
    • Find an area you really like, read deeply and thoroughly in it to answer questions you have

20:30 - “Extensive Reading In English As A Foreign Language” by Beniko Mason / Stephen Krashen

24:00 - TPRS and the Turkish military

25:30 - Linda Li TPRS

27:15 - Lisa See - “Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river.” (quote)

28:04 - “TPRS with Chinese Characteristics” by Terry Waltz - Terry Waltz (TPRS Mandarin teacher) - Where are your keys? - Language Hunters - TPR Storytelling - Blaine Ray - Fluency Fast // Karen Rowan - Judy Dubois

31:11 - The Natural Approach (wiki)

32:15 - “Susan you mafan!” by Terry Waltz - “TPRS with Chinese Characteristics” by Terry Waltz

38:10 - ESLPod (wiki) - ESLPod (official site)

40:30 - Ryan Higa videos

41:50 - “Shei haokan? Who’s Good Looking?” by Linda Li and Stephen Krashen

47:30 - Common Core (wiki) - “The Common Core: A Disaster for Libraries, A Disaster for Language Arts, a Disaster for American Education” by Stephen Krashen

48:00 - Opt-Out

56:00 - SD Krashen (site / blog) - Eric Herman