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Month: January 2019

Identity essay final draft

Identity essay final draft

Joey Abely Dr. Drown ELA-123 January 28, 2019 Who Are We? Every single person in the world no matter race, skin color, or origin all share something in common; we all have identities. Identities are essential to our salvation as human beings. They separate us from the other 7.5 billion people who inhabit the world with us. Identities make us unique from other people and are used to define who we are and often are given to us based off…

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Essay 1 prewrite (write all plans/ words down on page)

Essay 1 prewrite (write all plans/ words down on page)

Intro: Every single person in the world no matter race, skin color, or origin all share something in common; we all have identities. Identities are essential to our salvation as human beings. They separate us from the other 7.5 billion people who inhabit the world with us. Identities make us unique from other people but they change based off of many things including location, the government, sports, jobs, etc…   Include   More details Be more specific Go more in…

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Free Write Identity Pt 2

Free Write Identity Pt 2

So I find myself again in another free write on a different Article about identity, and yet again I was given the instructions to write about three different concepts of the article that related to identity and basically explain them. But after reading this article, so moved and so touched, I realized that I would be unable to do so. This article touches basically all of the edges surrounding identity and what it is and how to find it in…

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Quote File & Word Bank so far

Quote File & Word Bank so far

Quotes: “… we have multiple identities and multiple points of contact with other people, and it’s almost never true that there is no shared ground at all.” (Appiah) “IF YOU DEFINE YOURSELF THROUGH THE ACT OF OPPOSITION, THEN YOU’RE LETTING THE OPPRESSORS SET THE TERMS” (Appiah) “If you allow your identity to be totally shaped by your opposition to a dominant culture, as many racial groups have done because of the history of racism and xenophobia, you can become locked…

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Free write identity

Free write identity

Joey Abely   After reading A Toast Story there were certain concepts that pointed me in the right direction about finding my identity. One of those concepts included perseverance. Giulietta Carrelli had shown that after persevering through tough times to find her identity. She would often have to sleep at her work, in her own coffee shop, and even sometimes on the beach just to make it to the next day. But finally after all of that perseverance her boss…

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It’s a what?!

It’s a what?!

It was a particularly cold February morning in the year of 2000. My mother and father were rushing to the hospital because they knew their baby was coming. For now we’ll go back to when it all started. After finding out that my mom was pregnant my parents were ecstatic; My Mom claims that she was  “the happiest I have ever been in my life”. There was just one problem my mom did not want to have my gender revealed….

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