Power and Privilege

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The Danger of a Single Story

Type

Video

Overview

Born in Enugu, Nigeria in 1977, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is an internationally acclaimed writer of novels, short fiction and nonfiction. The recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship along with many other…

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Poem with One Fact

Type

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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Reflecting on the Boston Marathon Bombing 1

Highlights

It went well. It was a coincidence that the discussion was planned for the morning after the youngest bomber from the marathon was caught and in the hospital. This was…