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Rebellion in American Lit Class!

Rebellion in American Lit Class!Jerz’s Literacy Weblog) I’ve got a tough crowd in my American Literature class. When I opened the discussion of The Great Gatsby with the question, “How was Gatsby great?” the students in their small groups overwhelmingly decided that he wasn’t great at all. A few mentioned favorably his love for Gatsby DAISY [Duh! –DGJ], but even then they thought his fixation on her was kind of…

Media Rumors

[I]t seems the media (TV and newspapers) are just now picking up on the “Beyonce Knowles as Lois Lane” rumor from earlier this week, and even though the rumor has been shot down as being false, various TV news programs and newspapers are running with the story. It also appears that Johnny Depp is not connected with the role of Lex Luthor as previously rumored, but that he is supposedly…

Writing for the Web

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