Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) (Wikipedia) The Old Man and the Sea (Wikipedia) The Old Man and the Sea (as published in full in Life Magazine, September 1, 1952), illust. by Noel Sickles The sun was rising for the third time since he had put to sea when the fish started to circle. He could not see […]
This is Life (with Lisa Ling) Lisa Ling: What I Learned As an Average Student Robert Clark Graham Inequality for All Inequality for All is a 2013 documentary film directed by Jacob Kornbluth. The film examines widening income inequality in the United States. The film is presented by American economist, author and professor Robert Reich. […]
We can choose to focus on what is beautiful and fun. And sometimes inequality looms all over the space you are living in. For some people, this is the situation of their whole life. Do not jump to the conclusion that these people do not choose to focus on what is beautiful and fun. I […]
Hiroko Masuike for The New York Times One of the city’s seven Temporary Reassignment Centers, where suspended teachers were required to spend the day, day after day. Read more here.
Schools criticized for bans on dreadlocks, afros (USA today) Army’s bans on dreadlocks, other styles seen as offensive to some African-Americans (CNN)
Friday, October 25 8:00-8:30 am Registration and Breakfast 8:30-9:00 am Welcome and Introductions 9:00-9:50 am Diagnosis and Assessment with African Americans 9:50-10:40 am Diagnosis and Assessment with Latinos 10:40-11:00 am Coffee Break 11:00-11:50 am Diagnosis and Assessment with Asian Americans 11:50 am-1:00 pm Lunch 1:00-1:50 pm Diagnosis […]
Harold: Maude? Maude: Yeah? Harold: [pulls the stamped coin from the arcade out of his pocket] Here. Maude: A gift! [reads the engraving] Maude: “Harold loves Maude.”… and Maude loves Harold. This is the nicest gift I’ve received in years. [she throws the stamped coin into the water] Harold: [gasps, bemused] Maude: So I’ll always […]
Excerpt from Collier, M. (2007). The applied visual anthropology of John Collier: a photo essay. In S. Pink (Ed.), Visual interventions: applied visual anthropology (Vols. 1-4, Vol. 4, pp. 29–50). New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. “In the late 1960s, John Collier turned his attention to cross-cultural schooling and, in response to the limitations of still photography, […]
When I was a child at school and learned moral lessons, many of the exemplars of good will were students who write with their feet.
Scenes in the South