Read and annotate for Friday’s class. Copies will be available in class TOMORROW (Wednesday).
Music by Nils Frahm. "Si" from Screws. See Nils play at Thalia Hall with Dawn of MIDI this Sunday.
An American labor group has investigated conditions in Jordanian garment factories and says that foreign workers are being enslaved in sweatshops. Under a free-trade agreement with the U.S., the factories are producing items for Target, L.L. Bean and other major American retailers.
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Robert Pinsky, “Shirt” from The Want Bone. Copyright © 1990 by Robert Pinsky. Reprinted with the permission of HarperCollins Publishers Inc.
What other examples can you give that either hurt or help Douglass’ credibility?
Our field trip to the city featuring American Students and photos from #anamericanstudies:
- You can provide "narration" (using your notes)
- You can provide enrichment (drawn from Foner, citing page numbers)
- You can provide counter information (from Foner or other sources)
- You can make connections to Douglass (citing page numbers)
VoiceThread (the full version) is only available via the NTHS website. Please click on our "group" to see our shared presentation. Below is a embedded version of the presentation. It does NOT link to VoiceThread, btw.