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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 189–190.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Gerald Graff © 2009 the minnesota review 2009 Gerald Graff Credo of a Teacher My credo as a teacher: do whatever it takes to turn students into compulsively analytic intellectuals like yourself. It’s never mattered to me what kind of intellectuals my students become—Left...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... classrooms and that the politics surrounding their actions have become increasingly contentious, it is important to consider academic freedom from the perspective of college teachers in the United States. This essay therefore explores contemporary debates about academic freedom with respect to classroom...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 62–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Janell Watson In this interview with Barbara Herrnstein Smith, known for her important contributions to literary theory and for an unusual interdisciplinary career, interviewer Janell Watson gives a brief account of Smith’s early interests in philosophy and science, her career as a teacher of...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Phillip E. Wegner I reflect upon the value of Jacques Lacan's 1969–70 Seminar XVII, The Other Side of Psychoanalysis , for thinking about the challenges we face as scholars and teachers working in the contemporary university. As with Lacan's title for this seminar, my title has a range of meanings...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 113–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
.../nonnative distinction as expressed in the experiences of postcolonial writers as well as of teachers and learners of English. Literary authors discussed include Amitav Ghosh, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, and Michael Harnett. Case studies from the English-as-a-second-language classroom are borrowed from the fields of...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 130–145.
Published: 01 May 2012
... relevant ideas of other key thinkers (such as Edward Said, Roger Allen, Arif Dirlik, Waïl Hassan, and Slavoj Žižek), I explore whether such exclusions are painted with orientalist and racist attitudes toward Arabic writing. I conclude with suggestions on how teachers of world literature today can partially...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 25.
Published: 01 November 2006
... an hour. My body language listens to the new teacher with the absurd little smile who's testing me with a clever reply: / use positive reinforcement; but my eye is locked on the cabinet and a list I can't erase. I once cased the clock like this, after a doctor...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 180–188.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Diana Fuss © 2009 the minnesota review 2009 Works Cited Bain Ken . What the Best College Teachers Do . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 2004 . De Man Paul . The Resistance to Theory . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 1986 . Hartman Geoffrey . “Looking Back on...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 12–18.
Published: 01 November 2015
...  © 2015 Lucy Biederman 12   13 And Art Thou Gone Yes Thou Art Gone Alas Teacher called me to the chalkboard               nonce equations lay horizontal :: the long day ::                  across Father’s lap as he beat us...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 40.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... His burrito’s the same as ever, hot above the asphalt. His children sit in a classroom he sat in. The teacher spins the globe and stops it with her longest finger. She’s picking the country where someone lives. ...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 49–54.
Published: 01 November 2019
... sesquicentennial, which the girl learns means 150th birthday. To mark the occasion, it is putting together a time capsule from the class of 2000, to be unearthed in 2050. The girl s teacher starts a unit on Making Memories. He explains to his fourth graders that a time capsule is a way to hide things today to be...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 199–205.
Published: 01 November 2007
... many teachers and scholars. They admit early on in the book that some teachers of writing “may object that such formulaic devices represent a return to prescriptive forms of instruction that encourage passive learning or lead students to put their writing on...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 24.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Everything in advance of trying for the first time. Question 2: What is the arrow pointing to in this picture? It is pointing to a suburban lawn. The correct answer in the teacher's guide is "lawn." But my students do not live in houses with lawns in front of them. They are crammed into...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 11–12.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Lisa Kwong Lisa Kwong I Sing to Myself While Driving to Indianapolis Airport My choir teacher said I was an alto, meaning I can’t scale cathedral ceilings with a whistle register like Mariah. Forget notes only dogs can hear, I was never meant to pop a lung...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 254–255.
Published: 01 May 2009
... nature to him but new to me was on the pages placed by teacher for student to mull. He repeatedly instructed and enriched my mind, effortlessly cutting through my intellectual vagueness via the act of demonstrating how his mind worked. In short, he showed me the world of the scholar. Apprentice...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 4–6.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Matthew Barrett Matthew Barrett A Critical Analysis of Petrarchan Sonnets Psych! Dear Mr. Kelley, You said we could write about anything we studied this semester, and the thing I studied most was you. I study all of my teachers (prob- ably more than I study the things they tell me to study), but...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 60–66.
Published: 01 May 2008
... grown distant, their careers heading in opposite directions. Hers as a corporate attorney, his as an elementary-school teacher. She is occupied with new ventures, new cases, while he is teaching the same subject from the same textbook at the same school...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 37–45.
Published: 01 November 2013
... moved to Georgia that March. As for other school friends, word got around pretty quick at Bridge­ water Middle about why the high school math teacher, Mr. Walsh, my father, was suddenly jobless. Not long after he was let go, I overheard Jackson Palermo at lunch say, “I hear he fucked her right on...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 2–3.
Published: 01 November 2012
.... I could have been a teacher there. I could have married, and if a man called out suddenly from the dark, not shrugged my jacket close around my face. Instead, I slept all day in my hostel cot to wake at night, searching out the last quiet bar in the alley. It was...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 203–210.
Published: 01 May 2005
... either rare or nonexistent. Adding insult to injury, all this work is regulated by official but nonetheless incoherent regimes of testing for purposes of placement or assessment (meaning more work for bridge teachers, or more supervision of these teachers). So, what...