February 10, 2011 Topic- Multicultural

February 10, 2011  Topic- Multicultural

Discuss one of the following novels in your literature circles using the feminist and postcolonial theories or lenses:

I, Rigoberto Menchu:An Indian Woman in Guatemala edited by Elizabeth Burgos-DeBray

Tree Girl by Ben Michaelson

We Speak as One edited by Arthur Zajonc

Stones into Schools by Greg Mortenson

Kiterunner by Khaled Hosseini

Book Thief by Markus Zusak

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier by Ishmael Beah

Writing Assignment: Reading, Writing, and Rising Up by Linda Christensen page 52, “Praise Poems” or Read “Where I’m From” poem by George Ella Lyon and create your own “I am From” poem.

Click here for video Inside Islam: What a Billion Muslims Really Think

Click here for video “Invisible Children”.

(Insert here other videos and/or pictures of people from other countries and historical information.)

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