Tag Archives: Literature

  1. CATE Conference 2019

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    February 17, 2019 by bhjames78

    Next week, Liz and I will be presenting at our third straight CATE (California Association of Teachers of English) Conference. …
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  2. Essay on Shakespeare’s Plot Structure

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    February 17, 2019 by bhjames78

    I have an essay on Shakespeare’s Five-Act Structure in the February issue of California English. Here’s a link: https://cateweb.org/journals/february-2019/

  3. Essay on James Joyce and Christmas

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    February 17, 2019 by bhjames78

    I have an essay titled “Holiday Parties and the Dead” up at Connotation Press: An Online Artifact. You can check …
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  4. Rethinking Shakespeare’s 5-act Structure

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    June 14, 2018 by bhjames78

    For most of my twelve years teaching high school English, I’ve taught a lesson on the 5-act structure of Shakespeare’s …
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  5. Holiday Parties and The Dead

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    December 28, 2017 by bhjames78

    This essay will be published at Connotation Press: An Online Artifact on January 15th.

  6. Teaching Native Son by Richard Wright, Part Three

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    June 15, 2017 by bhjames78

    The third part of my post on teaching Richard Wright’s 1940 novel, Native Son, is up at Method to the Madness: Creating …
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  7. George Saunders

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    June 7, 2017 by bhjames78

    In the spring of 2008, I stood alone in a mostly empty hallway at Franklin High School, laughing out loud. …
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