Rhetoric & Comp – Monday, February 28th

Indie Read

Quickwrite #23: “Hair Love” Sony Films short

STUDY:  Thinking about how Post-Colonial/Multicultural/Race Theory operates, take a closer look with Crash Course Sociology’s look at W.E.B. DuBois & Race Conflict

REVISIT – Quickwrite #23 – Rethink “Hair Love” & add some thoughts on how race plays a role or is part of the theoretical commentary of this piece. (Rewatch if needed.)

VIDEO EXTRA: Farish Ahmad-Noor’s TEd Talk ” Why is Colonialism (Still) Romanticized?” for perspective on why these stories persist.

ASSIGNMENTS/DEADLINES:

  • BOOK CLUB Target #3 – the end – this Thursday 3/3 (w/ completed Notepage #3)
  • Memory Book Short (3rd submission – any chapter you haven’t written) is due no later than end of day Sunday 3/6

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