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Reading Period 18: Feb 12-18: Finland, Sweden, Norway
Albert Camus Long Read: The Stranger by Albert Camus, Part 1 Short Read: " A Doll's House " by Henrik Ibsen, full play. (The audiobook is also in the public domain and free to listen .) Note: This week the short read is at least as long as the long read. Be...
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Reading Period 16: January 26 - February 4: Germany
Long read:  Night by Elie Wiesel, sections 1-4. Night doesn't have a table of contents or chapter numbers, but there are section breaks. In my copy, sections 1-4 gets you to page 65. If you are reading the translation by Marion Wiesel, please also read the ...
Long read: Night by Elie Wiesel, sections 1-4. Night doesn't have a table of contents or chapter numbers, but there are section breaks. In my copy, sections 1-4 gets you to page 65. If you are reading the translation by Ma...
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Reading Period 14: December 8-14: Romania / Hungary / Austria
Class meeting: December 14 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: December 14 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 11: November 17 - 23: Palestine / Syria / Israel
Class meeting: November 23 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: November 23 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 9: November 3 - 9: Iraq / Iran
Class meeting: November 9 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: November 9 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 17: February 5-11: Poland and Latvia
Birches, Latvia Long Read:  Night by Elie Wiesel, through the end. Short Read: " Chocolate " by Michal Olszewski Poem : "T he Black Time " by Vizma Belševica " I Carry my Love " by Vizma Belševica Here are more poems by her, if you like her. Creative Assign...
Birches, Latvia Long Read: Night by Elie Wiesel, through the end. Short Read: "Chocolate" by Michal Olszewski Poem: "The Black Time" by Vizma Belševica "I Carry my Love" by Vizma Belševica Here are more poems by her, if you ...
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Great to reconnect with you on fb.
We really enjoy having you and the family at the farm. Appreciat Bens
Help with the fence last week. There is always little emergency comng up.
See you at the farm.
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Reading Period 15: December 15 - 21: Greece
Class meeting: December 21 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: December 21 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 13: December 1 - 7: Turkey
Class meeting: December 7 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: December 7 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 12: December 1-7: India
Class meeting: December 7 Due Date: Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: December 7 Due Date: Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 10: November 10 - 16: Saudi Arabia
Class meeting: November 16 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
Class meeting: November 16 Long Read: Short Read: Poem: Creative Assignment: Writing Assignment: Quiz:
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Reading Period 8: October 27 - November 2: China
Long Read:  The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck, chapters 1-8 Short Read:  The Analects of Confucius, Book 1. Poetry: The Tao Te Ching, chapters 1-37 Note : We will spend a considerable amount of class time in discussing Taoism and Confucianism, and it will be ...
Long Read: The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck, chapters 1-8 Short Read: The Analects of Confucius, Book 1. Poetry: The Tao Te Ching, chapters 1-37 Note: We will spend a considerable amount of class time in discussing Taoism an...
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Create an outline as we discussed in class, type it in with indents and the letters and numbers in place, and bring it to turn in on Monday. Printed out. 
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Writer, mother, chief of the watermelon police, and afraid of bears. Author of Shine Shine Shine.
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I'm the author of Shine Shine Shine, a novel published by St. Martin's Press, which was a NYT Notable Book in 2012 and a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize. My new novel, How to Tell Toledo from the Night Sky, was published in 2014 by St. Martin's Press. I'm a homeschooling mother of two wild redheads, and the wife of a cyclist. 
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  • Bowling Green State University
    English, 1989 - 1993
  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    English, 1993 - 1999
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Lydia Jenkins