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Karen Topham
Attended Northwestern University
Lives in Chicago, IL
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It’s April 2014, and for the second time in less than a month, a transgender teacher is in the headlines. The first one: a science teacher in California who caused quite a stir in the most liberal state in the nation when she...
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"What's a rainbow and why is it...what's the word...queer?" Best line ever!
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So anyway... I was six. It was a normal day until the announcement, and then it was anything but. What happened after that--the whole weekend that followed--became what I refer to as my earliest memory.Of course I have snippe...
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My final ballot and tally.
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Saw you tonight on Concert Window and had to check this out: damn it is great! Brilliant witty writing and absolutely dead on political satire. Loved it!
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Thanks so much Karen. Yeah, it was a blast havin' Chris, Megon and Rick and all of you guys in my apartment! Very cool. Keep passin' this video around, okay? I love making "impatience with small-mindedness" fun! (Thanks again.)
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Agree with Marci below: fantastic!
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My new nephew!
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teacher, writer, director
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Chicago, IL
Previously
Windham, NH - basically just these two
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teacher, writer, liberal, karaoke singer, LGBTQ advocate, web-obsessed wandering soul
Introduction
Writer, high school english teacher, drama director,  forensics coach, reader, mom, wife, karaoke singer, unitarian, liberal, quite possibly certifiable, daughter, sister, not-so-secret slob, übermaster procrastinator, owner of the national debt (seems that way anyway), soccer fan, chicago and boston sports fan, avid consumer and critic of books, TV and film, and vocal supporter and advocate for the rights of LGBTQ people, member of the GooglePlus Peace Project (plusforpeace.org)
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Traveled extensively in US; youngest daughter had been to every state by age of twelve.
Education
  • Northwestern University
    English, Education, 1975 - 1979
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Kopriva