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Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives

Ancient Greeks/Modern Lives aims to inspire people to come together to read, see, and think about classical literature and how it continues to influence and invigorate American cultural life.

British writer Mary Shelley, née Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin born

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August 30, 1797
 Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Literatura.org: Literatura argentina contemporánea

Argentine contemporary literature: texts and national authors' biographies, pictures, and audio files in addition to special publications and issues, and interactive stories. Intermediate through advanced. AP recommended.

Cine con Clase

Cine con Clase

From the Center for the Liberal Arts (CLA de la Universidad de Virginia/The University of Virginia), an NEH-funded site using films clips to teach Spanish language and culture. Advanced, AP, college level, and older students.

SEXTO DE PRIMARIA — Educación Artística

Libro de Texto de SEXTO DE PRIMARIA — Educación Artística

From the Secretaría de Educación Pública (México), a searchable and downloadable online textbook on art education, including visuals, photographs, vocabulary words, analyses of works of art and art appreciation. Intermediate through advanced students.

Libro de Texto de QUINTO DE PRIMARIA — Español

Libro de Texto de QUINTO DE PRIMARIA — Español

From the Secretaría de Educación Pública (México), a searchable and downloadable online textbook on Spanish, including analysis of texts, writing about history, reading and summarizing texts, rewriting texts on history, reading and writing poetry, reading comprehension, questionnaires and self-evaluations. Intermediate students.

Educación Artística Tercer Grado

Libro de Texto de TERCERO DE PRIMARIA – Educación Artística

From the Secretaría de Educación Pública (México), a searchable and downloadable online textbook with high quality visuals, vocabulary, and text on appreciating and analyzing the arts, both visual and performing, with activities that invite participation by students. Intermediate through advanced students.

Arthur Miller appears before the House Un-American Activities Committee

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June 21, 1956

Lorraine Hansberry, American playwright, is born

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May 19, 1930

George Bernard Shaw’s play “Pygmalion” premiers in London

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April 11, 1914