What is change? Do people experience change differently?

Title

September 1, 1939

Author

Auden, W. H.

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Reading

Overview

W. H. Auden was one of the literary giants of the twentieth century. His poems, plays, and essays, written in everyday language, are full of his favorite themes: religion, politics, and psychology.…

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Title

Letter from Birmingham Jail

Author

King, Jr., Martin Luther

Type

Reading

Overview

Martin Luther King, Jr. was the leader of the American civil rights movement as well as a world-renowned figure in the modern history of non-violent resistance. Assassinated in 1968, he now has a U.S.…

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Title

The City

Author

Cavafy, C. P.

Type

Reading

Overview

Constantine Cavafy was born in Alexandria, Egypt to Greek parents and spent his childhood living in England and Egypt. He is considered one of the most influential twentieth century Greek poets. His…

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Title

Imagine the Angels of Bread

Author

Espada, Martin

Type

Reading

Overview

“Imagine the Angels of Bread” was written in 1996 by Latino poet and professor at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Martin Espada. Repeating the phrase “this is the year,”…

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