Table of Contents

1. About Slowness 
2. The Speed Curriculum  
3. Reading Goes Silent: Performing
4. Learning by Heart: Memorizing 
5. Making a Mark: Centering
6. The Pleasures of Difficulty: Problem Finding
7. A Writer’s Choices: Reading Like a Writer 
8. Opening a Text: Elaborating
Epilogue: Why Can’t They Be Like We Were, Perfect in Every Way?