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Artifacts & Fiction: Workshop In American Literature

This video workshop for high school American literature teachers introduces techniques for reading cultural, political, and religious artifacts and connecting them to the literature they teach. In each video program, experts in multiple disciplines do close analysis of a wide range of visual, print, and physical artifacts. The experts engage on-camera teachers in a discussion of the artifacts and how they can enhance the study of works of literature. These teachers then use artifacts with their own students to help deepen their understanding of the historical, political, and social contexts of the literature they read. Throughout the workshop, participants will . . .

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Friday, Mar 16, 2012 - 1:00 AM    "Workshop 1. Visual Arts" Paintings, sculpture, and other works of visual art express ideals in their own language. This session demonstrates how to identify the style, form, and subject matter of appropriate works to help draw out the cultural setting of literary texts.. D
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Friday, Mar 16, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 1. Visual Arts" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Mar 23, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 2. Political History" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Mar 30, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 3. Social History" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 6, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 4. Oral Histories" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 13, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 5. Domestic Architecture" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 20, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 6. Cultural Geography" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 27, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 7. Ritual Artifacts" (IDAHO)
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Friday, May 4, 2012 - 1:00 AM "Workshop 8. Ceremonial Artifacts" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 5, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Workshop 1. Visual Arts" (IDAHO)
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Friday, Apr 12, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Workshop 2. Political History" (IDAHO)
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