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Anthology Season

Logically, I should probably own a few anthologies – I’m the kind of person who would. But, despite having listened to New Order‘s Retro… 860 more words

Depeche Mode

the terror of language & the horror of silence

cw: sexual assault, sexual violence

This week, I intended to write about the book that made me want to be a Social Studies teacher, Silencing the Past: Power and the Production of History, by Michel-Ralph Trouillot. 601 more words

Reading Responses


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Source: A Separate Peace by John Knowles

Black Out Poetry: c.b.w. 2016

More Black Out Poetry

One of my shortest black outs! Forgive my experimentation with photo editor on this one.


Why I don't watch Game of Thrones, and shows like it

I have this practice where I don’t watch shows or movies where black people, or other people of color (POC), don’t exist. And I’m talking about ‘exist’ as whole characters, not just as background or non-speaking entities. 552 more words


Philip, Nogues, Kapil, Zurita, and Carson (Reading response 2) [ryan]

And like a dead shadow

we kept descending

between the thick walls of the sea

Y como una sombra muerta

seguíamos bajando

entre los murallones del mar… 705 more words

Reading Responses

"Straight-Passing Privilege" Isn't Real and Here's Why

Within the LGBTQ community, there’s a concept called “straight passing privilege.” Straight passing privilege implies that individuals in the community who are in opposite-sex relationships or… 501 more words