Monthly Archives: August 2014

They Say/ I Say Extra-Credit Assignment Guidelines

  To earn up to 50 extra-credit points toward your final grade, you must read the ten primary chapters of They Say/ I Say by Gerald Graff and Kathy Birkenstein and write reading responses. Each reading response should contain a … Continue reading

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Kadi PDF and Discussion Questions: “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love”

  Here’s a copy of “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love”: WritingAsResistance After reading Kadi’s essay, “Writing as Resistance, Writing as Love,” define the following vocabulary words. Use a dictionary; label the part of speech: Resistance Oppression Repercussions Theoretical Privilege … Continue reading

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Homework Week 3: September 2nd and 4th

  Dear Students,   Here’s the homework:   (From last week! Get it done if you haven’t yet.) Read and annotate Audre Lorde’s “The Transformation of Silence into Language and Action.” Write a journal include one paragraph of summary and … Continue reading

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Community Lecture:

Migration: Causes and Responses Perspectives from the US and El Salvador   Friday, August 29th at 6:30 pm Women’s Building, 3543 18th St. San Francisco (between Valencia and Guerrero, 16th St. BART) This space is wheelchair accessible; Spanish-English interpretation provided … Continue reading

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Important Notice! We have new classrooms!

  Dear Students, Great News: Starting tomorrow, Tuesday August 26th, we’ll meet in MUB. We will have two different classrooms for the rest of the semester. Tuesdays: MUB 255 Thursdays: MUB 261 Class starts promptly at 11:10AM. Looking forward to … Continue reading

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Doc: “Seven Habits of Highly Effective Readers”

Here is the article for next week. I will accept a journal for this article in lieu of a missing one. To read the “Seven Habit of Highly Effective Readers” open the link for Word file of the article: Seven … Continue reading

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