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The Effects Of Racism On Mental Health As Explored In Ta-Nehisi Coates’ “Between The World And Me” | AKA A Paper I Wrote For School

I promised to post more about my essays and projects and stuff this school year, so today I’m sharing a paper I wrote for my Black Fiction Now class! The assignment was to analyze one of the books we read … Continue reading

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10 Recently Published Books That Should Be Required Reading In High School

Today I’m linking up with The Broke and the Bookish for their weekly feature, Top Ten Tuesday! This week’s prompt is a freebie! That is, we’re supposed to make a back to school-themed top ten list of some sort – … Continue reading

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I Wanted An Awesome Feminist Movie This Fall, But I Don’t Think “Suffragette” Will Be It

There’s a new movie called Suffragette, and it was released in the United States on October 23rd. It was briefly mentioned in my Intro to GWSS class a few weeks ago, and then I ended up talking about it just the other … Continue reading

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Review: The Secret Life Of Bees

Wow, it’s been quite a while since I posted a book review here! I love analyzing books, characters, authors, et cetera so I’ve written a number of long, thinky posts about those topics, but haven’t actually written any reviews since … Continue reading

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Controversy In YA

“There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written or badly written.” – Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray I promised you another post about banned books, and here it is! I … Continue reading

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The Absolutely True Story Of Why I Love Banned Books

Every month, The Book Chewers choose a novel as their Book of the Month. However, in honor of Banned Books Week later in September they have devoted this entire month to all kinds of banned books. I already have a … Continue reading

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