To what extent does your identity determine the communities you join?

Title

Woke Up Black (clip)

Author

Morten, Mary

Type

Video

Overview

"“Woke Up Black” is a 2011 documentary produced and directed by filmmaker Mary Morten that focuses on five African-American college students from the Chicago area. The youth, ages 16-21,…

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Title

Say Yes

Author

Wolff, Tobias

Type

Reading

Overview

Contemporary American short story writer, novelist, editor, and journalist Tobias Wolff teaches English and creative writing at Stanford University. His minimalist story, "Say Yes," published…

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Title

No Place to Live but a Home to Die

Author

Kahn, Nikki

Type

Image

Overview

Nikki Kahn is a documentary photographer based in Washington D.C. Her photograph, No Place to Live but a Home to Die, is part of a 12-photograph collection that won second place in the Domestic News…

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Title

This I Believe

Author

Ali - from Mansfield, TX

Type

Reading

Overview

Ali from Mansfield, TX's essay is written as part of the This I Believe project, founded in 2004 to engage youth and adults in writing, sharing, and discussing essays about the core values that…

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