Ok, this gets my vote as coolest reality show ever. I want to see it. Tony’s story was amazing.
interesting article http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=44282
interview with Isabel Allende http://www.pbs.org/now/transcript/transcript_allende.html
When we read William Faulkner’s Nobel Prize speech in high school English, it really stuck with me. I think it will be agood way to open up a lit class. Asking students why litereature is important, why we read it, what it means. Faulkner has some good answers. http://nobelprize.org/literature/laureates/1949/faulkner-speech.html
Though I’m not sure how much “world” it is. Here’s my list for this summer: Jane Austen Persuasion Mark Twain Huckleberry Finn Alexander Solzhenitsyn One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Margaret Atwood The Handmaid�s Tale Isabelle Allende The House of the Spirits Toni Morrison Beloved
The novel by Jane Austen. Will be the first that I teach in my summer class. here I will start a collection of links and ideas to help prepare for teaching the book. List of occurrences of the word �persuasion�: http://www.pemberley.com/janeinfo/persuasn.html it would be good to tell the students to underline each occurence as they […]
Dress patterns: http://www.sensibility.com/pattern/ custom dresses: http://www.regencygowns.com/ I stumbled upon these sites while looking up Jane Austen stuff.
transcript of IM thread. (probably not useful to anyone but me. However, I think it would be a good basis for a paper.) Tree writes and I respond I won’t try to distinguis voices, but it’s us with stuff from Dom too.