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Writers Against Racism: Suheir Hammad: Poems of war, peace, women, power

War, peace, power, violence…Things that I am thinking about today, as my students prepare for what’s to be a powerful day of SPOKEN WORDS. We know that words have so much power, whether alone by itself or grouped together to make a point.  Just watch.

Writers Against Racism: Live from your essence

It started out with a huge wind gust! Go ahead! It's okay to laugh. :)

I think I found an appropriate theme to share with my students in the fall: Live from your essence…live with eachother. Guiding questions: Where do we see this happening in everyday life? Where in literature do we see people searching for their essence. Valentina Acava Mmaka posted this TED video: Thandie Newton: Embracing otherness, embracing myself on […]