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I ❤️ 20th Century Media

View this post on Instagram It works!! They removed the VCRs from the classrooms in @newhousesu, luckily @dcc1910 held onto a TV/VCR combo!!#20thcenmedia A post shared by Media Made Me Crazy (@charisseiscool) on Dec 13, 2019 at 7:33am PST

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WAER Pop Life Pop Culture in the Classroom

What’s it like to teach with pop culture? Why is it important? Charisse joins Joe Lee of @WAER with Bob Thompson and Kendall Phillips to talk about #fastandfurious #keanureeves #mcu and more! Continue reading

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Developing and Defending Mixed Identity: Lessons from the Caribbean Diaspora

With parents from Trinidad and Tobago, Ken says he is one‐third Chinese, one‐sixth Scottish, one‐fourth African, two‐sevenths Amerindian, one‐seventh Welsh, half Trinidadian, one‐tenth Barbadian, four‐fifths Guyanese, and therefore, a “true true full‐ blooded West Indian stereotype.” (Ken Corsbie in Dindayal, … Continue reading

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2019 Bleier Center Commencement

Funny. The term co-viewing only emerges when it is no longer the norm. Continue reading

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Thank You Dean Branham

We lost an icon today. I lost a sister, a mentor, and a hero. I’m just grateful I got to share some of my happiest and proudest moments with the incomparable Lorraine Branham.

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Episode 1: Buddy Keanu

Originally posted on The Critical and the Curious:
In the first episode of the second season, we talk about the introduction of Keanu Reeves into the American public consciousness with Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989) and My Own Private…

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