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Flannery O'Connor's Religion of the Grotesque. I am the menial, at the beck and squawk of any feathered worthy who wants service. Complete list - - -. As soon as the birds were out of the crate, I sat down on it and began to look at them.
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As an English teacher I am daily faced with the question of how best to bring alive whatever work my classes are reading. Right now, my tenth graders are reading Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, a collection of stories so richly woven and beautifully crafted that one could argue that no greater collection of stories has ever been written. Yet my student's stare blankly, drawing from them only that which is most obvious: the moral of each tale and, if I'm lucky, the basic plot points. They don't see the richness or the beauty. And so I'm torn between opposing approaches: 1 to break the work down so that they see the structures and the devices and all the things that we English majors find so fascinating but most students find so mind-numbingly similar to biology, and 2 to simply let the stories be, to them do the work themselves and to simply be a facilitator.
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