Language Skills General Practice-Oriented Long Workshop
A New Series of Graded Readers From Atama-II Books
Presenters discuss the international debut of a new series from Atama-ii Books. The series, aimed at college and university students, features top quality art, highly engaging romance-oriented plots, and an inclusive race/age/gender-neutral second-person perspective. Attendees will receive a free digital book and stand to win one of three complete sets of the Atama-ii Multi-path series (each a 9,350 yen value). The new series is available on Xreading, and coming soon to print.
Marcos Benevides is a teacher, researcher, author, and publisher based in Tokyo. His work as an ELT author and series editor has been internationally recognized many times. He is the recipient of two ELTon Awards for Innovation, three Extensive Reading Foundation Awards for Language Learner Literature, and the ESU Duke of Edinburgh English Book Award. He has published several graded reader series, including the Atama-ii Books Multi-path Series and the upcoming Atama-ii Books Romance series. He is an Associate Professor of Linguistics at J. F. Oberlin University.
Chen is a third-year student in the Global Communication college at Obirin University. She is co-author of Good Waves from Atama-ii Books . She Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Japanese and English. She hopes to work in educational publishing in the future.