Poverty and Need

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Empathy

Type

Reading

Overview

The winner of many awards, including a MacArthur Fellowship, American poet and translator A.E. Stallings studied classics in Athens, Georgia, and Oxford, U.K. In 1999 she emigrated to Athens, Greece,…

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Poem with One Fact

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Reading

Overview

Donald Hall's "Poem with One Fact" begins with the striking line, "At pet stores in Detroit, you can buy/ frozen rats/for seventy-five cents apiece, to feed/ your pet boa constrictor." From this…

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Thoughtful Giving From Old and New Perspectives

Highlights

Prepared agenda with overall time planning, questions and subtopics to discuss definitely helped facilitating the discussion. Having subtopics to discuss in mind helped me to redirect the group when necessary,…