Dr. Yetta M. Goodman, Regents' Professor at University of Arizona delivers the Oscar Causey address at the Literacy Research Association (LRA) in San Marcos, Island, Florida, USA, December, 2014. The talk focuses on Dr. Goodman's work in miscue analysis, and the impact of this work on literacy education. The introduction is delivered by Dr. Jerome C. Harste, Professor Emeritus at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, USA.
LRA awards the Oscar S. Causey Award each fall for outstanding contributions to reading research. Dr. Oscar S. Causey was the founder of the National Reading Conference and served many years as Chair of the Executive Committee. The Award is awarded annually to recognize outstanding contributions to literacy research and was first presented in 1967.