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New Classics: Confessions of a Theater Kid

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It’s Annie, back for The New Classics. In this blog, I’m going to get real about my past. I have a confession to make, guys: In high school, I was a theater kid. 1,244 more words

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New Classics: Bad Feminist, Black Feminist

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This week, New Classics is introducing a few powerhouse thinkers who have swept into literature and pop culture with the force and will of a kamikaze, willing to sacrifice it all to tell it like it is and give a new name to social criticism. 1,277 more words

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Blog Feature: Ordinary People

I’ve been blogging on and off for about 2 years – and saw a trend in the people that I follow on wordpress: bloggers bringing awareness to topics that aren’t about trends… 149 more words

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The New Classics: Poetry Shaded Brown

Hey guys! This week The New Classics is switching it up to spotlight some short form work! There are some amazing contemporary African and African-American poets out there whose work reshapes the way we think about short form writing. 1,097 more words

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The New Classics: Disability Lit Reshaping Our Minds

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In this week’s installment of The New Classics, let’s dive into a topic that isn’t often written about: disabled writers who are taking their place at the forefront of the literary scene. 1,183 more words

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July Beach Book Challenge

We are extremely lucky to be able to spend the month of July at our family’s beach house at the Jersey Shore. While there this summer, I thought it would be fun to challenge the kids, and myself, to read 31 different fiction picture books about, or set at, the beach. 398 more words

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The New Classics: Money in the Margins

Hey guys! It’s Annie again, back for the second installment of The New Classics. This week we’re going to dive into the glitz and glamour of the American Dream, where it falls short, and who has been left out of the picture so far. 1,114 more words

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