Perpich News


  • Remembering Artists We Lost in 2021

    January 19, 2022

    The world lost several amazing artists, authors, and musicians this past year. While we mourn their loss, we also celebrate the legacy of art, words, and music that they left behind. This is a list of just a few of the artists…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Visual Arts Books – Fall 2021

    Adaptive Art: Deconstructing Disability in the Art Classroom – Bette Naughton

    Art for All: Planning for Variability in the Visual Arts Classroom – Liz Byron

    Art for Children Experiencing Psychological Trauma: A Guide for Art Educators and School–Based Professionals – edited by Adrienne D. Hunter, Donalyn…

  • Lit Kid Picks

    December 14, 2021

    The Literary Arts students at Perpich Arts High School were asked for their recommendations for good books that they think others should read. Here is the diverse list they compiled along with their reasons for loving the book, as represented by their…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Theater Books – Fall 2021

    175 Theatre Games: Warm-up exercises for Actors – Nancy Hurley

    American Indian Theater in Performance: A Reader – edited by Hanay Geiogamah and Jaye T. Darby

    Black Acting Methods: Critical Approaches – edited by Sharrell D. Luckett with Tia M. Shaffer

    Directing in Musical Theatre: An Essential…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Music Books – Fall 2021

    Classroom Management for Art, Music, and PE Teachers – Michael Linsin

    Complicating, Considering, and Connecting Music Education – Lauren Kapalka Richerme

    Composition Concepts for Band and Orchestra: Incorporating Creativity in Ensemble Settings – Alexander Koops and John L. Whitener

    Creating Music: What Children from Around the World Can…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Dance Books – Fall 2021

    Choreographing Copyright: Race, Gender, and Intellectual Property Rights in American Dance – Anthea Kraut

    Choreographing Difference: The Body and Identity in Contemporary Dance – Ann Cooper Albright

    Contemporary Directions in Asian American Dance – edited by Yutian Wong

    Final Bow for Yellowface: Dancing between Intention and Impact…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Equity, Social Justice, and Culturally Responsive Pedagogy Books – Fall 2021

    Basic Skills Caucasian Americans Workbook – Beverly Hope Slapin

    Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learning – Classroom Practices for Student Success, Grades K-12, 2nd edition – Sharroky Hollie

    Equity by Design: Delivering on the Power and Promise of UDL – Mirko Chardin, Katie Novak

    The Guide for…

  • New Library Materials – Professional Development Books – Fall 2021

    Action Research, 5th edition – Ernest T. Stringer, Alfredo Ortiz Aragón

    Action Research: A Guide for the Teacher Researcher, 6th Edition – Geoffrey E. Mills

    Action Research in Education: A Practical Guide, 2nd edition – Sara Efrat Efron, Ruth Ravid

    The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark…

  • Minnesota Authors

    November 17, 2021

    Minnesota is the home of many amazing authors from diverse backgrounds. Perpich Library contains several of their works. This list is just a small sample of what Minnesota authors have to offer. All items on this list are available at the Perpich…