Books http://wuwm.com en Book: Milwaukee Once Had a Strong Underground Punk Rock Scene http://wuwm.com/post/book-milwaukee-once-had-strong-underground-punk-rock-scene <p>If you were in your teens or early twenties in Milwaukee from, say, the late '70s to early '80s, you certainly had your pick of local punk rock bands to follow. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:05:32 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Bonnie North 26230 at http://wuwm.com Book: Milwaukee Once Had a Strong Underground Punk Rock Scene Writing as a Way of Thinking & Discovering http://wuwm.com/post/writing-way-thinking-discovering <p>Writer <a href="http://www.scottrussellsanders.com" target="_blank">Scott Russell Sanders</a> is loved by many for novels and essays, many of which carry a nature theme.&nbsp; But while the environment does play a significant, vital role in his books such as <em>A Conservationist Manifesto</em> and his latest, <em>Divine Animal</em>, it’s not the only issue that he writes about. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:55:28 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 26323 at http://wuwm.com Writing as a Way of Thinking & Discovering 'The Rosie Project's' Moral Dilemma: Can You Laugh at Someone with a Disability? http://wuwm.com/post/rosie-projects-moral-dilemma-can-you-laugh-someone-disability <p>Of all the leads in romantic comedies, the hero of Australian author Graeme Simsion’s novel "The Rosie Project" is probably among the least likely: Don Tillman is a science-minded geneticist who likely has Asperger's. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:22:04 +0000 Mitch Teich & Stephanie Lecci 26523 at http://wuwm.com 'The Rosie Project's' Moral Dilemma: Can You Laugh at Someone with a Disability? Four Fantasy Novels That Ask Real Life Questions http://wuwm.com/post/four-fantasy-novels-ask-real-life-questions <p></p><p>Every year, awards like the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award honor what many people think of as “serious” fiction - weighty titles wrestling with weighty issues in a way that’s sometimes accessible, sometimes less so. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 22:00:43 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 25812 at http://wuwm.com Four Fantasy Novels That Ask Real Life Questions Move Over, Newsman: Media Ethicist Says We're All Journalists Today http://wuwm.com/post/move-over-newsman-media-ethicist-says-were-all-journalists-today <p></p><p>Do you think of yourself as a journalist? One media ethicist says you should - and you should follow the rules that go along with the title. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:34:02 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Mitch Teich 25714 at http://wuwm.com Move Over, Newsman: Media Ethicist Says We're All Journalists Today