As a culminating activity for our study of the Harlem Renaissance, I brought my video camera to class and filmed some of my students reciting poems from Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. You should see what a great job they did.
Thursday, March 31, 2011
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Today is Opening Day, one of the grandest days of the year. Unless you're a fan of the Pittsburgh Pirates, that is. Opening Day is still fun and all, but it's just the first day of another disappointing, heartbreaking season. So here is the lesson for all Pirates fans this year: "Have fun, but not hope." Allow the following poem to elucidate...
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Monday, March 28, 2011
Saturday, March 26, 2011
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
This weekend was the Music Video Showcase, put on by Live From Memphis. The Perfect Vessels had a dog in that fight--"Shade Tree Astronomy," created by our very own Graham Burks. Come on in to see the whole thing.