“We are looking for the pedagogical arts of the contact zone. These will include, we are sure, exercises in storytelling and in identifying with the ideas, interests, histories, and attitudes of others; experiments in transculturation and collaborative work and in the arts of critique, parody, and comparison (including unseemly comparisons between elite and vernacular cultural forms); the redemption of the oral; ways for people to engage with suppressed aspects of history (including their own histories), ways to move into and out 0/rhetorics of authenticity; ground rules for communication across lines of difference and hierarchy that go beyond politeness but maintain mutual respect; a systematic approach to the all important concept of cultural mediation.” –Mary Louise PrattKey Terms:Contact zone, autoethnography, transculturation, imagined communitiesMary Louise Pratt’s “Arts of the Contact Zone” was first presented in 1990 as the keynote address at the Responsibilities for Literacy conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Jump to Section Photosynthesis OverviewThe light reaction and its products are an important step in photosynthesis. Photosynthesis is the process that harnesses light energy to produce carbohydrates, and is found in over 100,000 plants species on Earth. Photosynthesis is an essential process of life because the carbohydrates produced by photosynthesis are a stable form of energy that can be used by the plants themselves, or other organisms as a source of energy.
15 Best Essay Topics on Things Fall Apart for High School StudentsIf you find that you have to do a writing assignment on the book, Things Fall Apart, which is based on a poem, then make sure you check out these top essay topics that may help you to get started:WRITING IDEASFor starters, you could write about the transitions of the book as it goes from one generation to the next in Things Fall Apart, to the second book, No Longer at Ease, to the third book, Arrow of God.You could talk about the different levels of the lead characters’ descendants. You can chronicle whether or not the book on Okonkwo and his descendants was historically accurate and in line with the Western world changes that took place over time.Consider writing about the Missionaries.
Understandably, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor won't respond to direct questions about her very important legal decisions. But she will speak warmly and candidly about glucose tablets.Justice Sotomayor, 58, has successfully managed diabetes for more than 50 years, and she stores tubes of chalky, sweet tablets everywhere.