Dates. Feminist Feb 14. V-Day!

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Stories/Dates. The Mirabals & Nov 25 + Pron. Pasts!

Listen to this adaptation of an original advanced text on the Mirabal Sisters to the pre-intermediate level. It’s a mediation project by A2 (pre-intermediate students). I’ve recorded it to help them with the second part, and with the pronunciation of the pasts in the active and the passive!

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More on the Mirabals coming up soon…

Our love and respect to the Mirabals and people like them!

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Poems. Emily Dickinson & Why Read Poetry

Read the poems on the Literature page on the Talking People website

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One of the poems in the podcast episode!

Stories. The Tale of the Voice, by Emma Donoghue

Go to Emma Donoghue’s page on Talking People and download a 10-page activity to work on the language in the amazing story.

Emma Donoghue, writer

Here’s the audio. I hope you enjoy it!

A warm thank you to Ms Donoghue for replying to my language questions. I’m sharing her answer with you all (see learning pack)!

Happy March 8. Celebrating Feminism! <3

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Books. Unbowed, Wangari Maathai (ch 4, NYC)

Check out the Unbowed webpage on the TP website

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A Feminist Halloween! & A Story: The Werewolf, by Angela Carter

Read the transcript of the Carter story and find my handout with language questions and another story, about the ORAL story Angela Carter took into account for writing “The Werewolf” (unfortunately known as… Red Riding Hood, the patriarchal version of “The Grandmother’s Tale”!)

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Special Episodes. Feminist Artwork. Desi’s Poster “My Body, My Rules”

Find the text and the graphic here.

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Valentina Quintero, Journalist & Environmental Activist

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Gloria Steinem, US American Feminist & Journalist

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Hadizatou Mani, Nigerien Slavery Survivor & Human Rights Activist

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