Wright works with TED team to produce animated lesson

Laura Wright, professor in WCU’s Department of English, was nominated as a “TED Talk educator” and worked with a team at the nonprofit organization to create a collaborative lesson on Indian author Arundhati Roy’s novel “The God of Small Things.”

Available online as part of TED-Ed, TED’s youth and education initiative, the animated lesson was published Sept. 24 and already had been viewed more than 130,000 times as of Oct. 2.