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Our anthology presented a nice background on Milton’s life focusing on his political position going in and out of...

John Milton On His Blindness and Paradise Lost

Our anthology presented a nice background on Milton’s life focusing on his political position going in and out of...

Beowulf is difficult for students to read on their own.  Since the story of Beowulf was, long before an 8th century monk transcribed...

Approaches to Teaching Beowulf

Beowulf is difficult for students to read on their own.  Since the story of Beowulf was, long before an 8th century monk transcribed...

The Phoenix Mr. Maltese Literature of Innocence This short story and “The Destructors” by Graham Greene were very good...

Sylvia Warner and “The Phoenix”

The Phoenix Mr. Maltese Literature of Innocence This short story and “The Destructors” by Graham Greene were very good...

In Tennessee Williams’ play, A Streetcar Named Desire, Blanche explains to Mitch, “I was an English teacher. …....

Why Teach English?

In Tennessee Williams’ play, A Streetcar Named Desire, Blanche explains to Mitch, “I was an English teacher. …....

The Tea Party A Short Play by Ralph Maltese Setting:  Cold December night in 1773. Griffin’s Wharf,  Boston Harbor....

The Tea Party

The Tea Party A Short Play by Ralph Maltese Setting:  Cold December night in 1773. Griffin’s Wharf,  Boston Harbor....

This presentation is an overview of project based learning and the essential qualities of creating an engaging project.  These...

Project Based Learning An Overview

This presentation is an overview of project based learning and the essential qualities of creating an engaging project.  These...

Before we had our first child, my wife and I, both possessing Masters degrees in English, adhered to the...

Fascist Formulae

Before we had our first child, my wife and I, both possessing Masters degrees in English, adhered to the...