The Great Books Foundation on the death earlier today of a long-time member of its staff.
"Bill was great with teachers and kids. He was a passionate supporter of close reading and dynamic discussion. ...
"Bill brought his filmmaking expertise to us as well, helping us create many videos that showed teachers and kids discussing great stories. ..."
At the Chicago Tribune, this report, Bill Siegel, Oscar-nominated Chicago documentary filmmaker behind 'Weather Underground,' has died.