Posts tagged with: body

What’s Genocide

POET: Carlos Andrés Gómez PIECE: Education TOPICS DISCUSSED: Education SUMMARY: When we use censorship in education, it is not what we leave out, but who gets left out. Key Lines/Phrases Key Line/PhraseDiscussion “your books leave out Emmett Till and Medgar [...]
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Drunk

POET: Thadra Sheridan PIECE: Drunk TOPICS DISCUSSED: Groups, Organization, and Interaction SUMMARY: The ordinary and extraordinary consequences of alcohol abuse by loved ones. Key Lines/Phrases Key Line/PhraseDiscussion “He did not heed this as a cautionary tale. He used it as [...]
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Dear Ursula

POET: Melissa May PIECE: Dear Ursula TOPICS DISCUSSED: Society and Culture SUMMARY: Yes - Ursula, from Disney’s The Little Mermaid. Melissa May laments the slimming down of the villain and brings an endearing quality to her character. Key Lines/Phrases Key [...]
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Shrinking Women

POET: Lily Myers PIECE: Shrinking Women TOPICS DISCUSSED:
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Pretty

POET: Katie Makkai PIECE: Pretty CATEGORIES DISCUSSED: Gender Identity and Sexual Orientation SUMMARY: Kattie Makkai grapples with the concept of pretty and the toll it takes on her body. Key Lines/Phrases Key Line/PhraseDiscussion “Not her fault. She, too, was raised [...]
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