Susan B. Pomeroy is an American Ancient Historian, an author translator, a professor of classics, and an author of over six more published records. Pomeroy taught at the University of Texas in the topic of classics, and served on the board of advisors for women, history, and the
After earning her advanced degrees, Orem also practiced in diverse roles such as a consultant, director, professor, theorist, and author (Masters, 2015). However, Dorothea Orem came to fame with the self-care deficit theory of nursing. Orem’s Self -Care Deficit Theory of nursing was formulated in 1956 and 1959, introducing a basic idea of the self-care- framework. Orem refined her work in 1985 and presented the three theories related to the self-care framework. In 1986, Orem retired in Savannah, Georgia and died 2007 (Masters, 2015).
Stuart gave well historical accounts of how the much mixing of people from different cultural background and race conglomerate to form cultural setting currently present in the Caribbean islands. The literature from this novel can be successfully applied in learning institution teach race and ethnic relation courses to assist students in gaining a significant understanding the Barbados inhabitants history. Though the author of the book speaks of the assimilation race in a very compassionate way, she efficaciously demonstrates the how the spectrum of color originated in this Island. According to her, this societal predicament connects to colonialism; the slave trade from Africa to American as well as the oppressive injustices came with the expansion of sugar plantations to meet the booming market demand during the period. The slaves worked under a harsh environmental condition where their masters denied them fundamental rights of human being.
Throughout this semester, we have been reading a variety of different books that cover a wide variety of topics ranging from religious freedom to the stories of those who are affected by war. For my paper, I chose to focus on the topic of how feminism is different in the non-Western world compared to those who live in the Western world. I chose to focus on the books, I, Tituba Black Witch of Salem by Maryse Conde and the book The River Between by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong 'o. For the first book, I focused on the book, I, Tituba Black Witch of Salem by Maryse Conde. The main character in this book, Tituba, faced a lot of events that tests her perseverance and even causes her to change her lifestyle to ensure that she was able to survive her ever changing surroundings.
Furtado uses historical documents such as baptismal records, law suites, and petitions to piece together Chica’s life and prove these myths to be incorrect. By doing this she freed herself from making assumptions and stereotyping Chica based off of the typical mulatto that lived back then. Although Fertado “used [Chica] as a medium through which to shed new light on the women of her period”(xix) and freeing not only [Chica} but women of her kind from “the stereotypes that
Interview with Ms. Havisham Rationale For my written task I´m gonna write an Interview with Miss Havisham from the poem `Havisham´ by Carol Ann Duffy. The poem is published in The Worlds Wife, a collection of poems by CAD in 1999. The collection takes characters, stories, histories and myths which focus on important events in history from a female perspective and in a controversial way. She look at the women that were previously obscured behind the men. Miss Havisham is a significant character in Charles Dickens novel Great expectations (1861).
Steven Ozment is a history teacher at the Harvard University and has published several books such as The Burgermeister’s Daughter, and The Age of Reform. He has been awarded the Schaff History Prize and was a finalist for the National Book Award. Ozment’s work in The Burgermeister’s Daughter delivers a compelling narrative about woman struggles against social prejudice, and the justice system in Germany during the sixteenth century. Ozment does a great job creating a chronological discussion throughout his book which is easy to understand and follow along. Also throughout the book Ozment presents several morals that are not normally viewed when looking at historical records.
Maya Angelou worked as a professor at Wake Forest University, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, from 1991 to 2014. As an African American women, one whose life was full of racial discrimination and gender inequality, she had plenty of experience and wisdom to share with her students. During her time working at the university, she taught a variety of humanities courses such as “World Poetry in Dramatic Performance,” “Race, Politics and Literature,” “African Culture and Impact on U.S.,” and “Race in the Southern Experience” (Wake Forest University,
JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/30210320. Emily Sunstein was a political American feminist activist, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Art History in 1944. Keats-Shelley Journal is an article written by Emily Sunstein, an author that analyzes Mellors criticisms of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Which allows for three authors voice to be wrapped up into one article, making fact and truth inescapable between the three of them. The article begins by going into extreme depth into Mary Shelley 's feminist ideals, which allows the reader to enter Mary Shelley’s mind and see how she views her own past.
Her first novel Brown Girl, Brownstones Marshall chronicles the life of an American “Bajan” family. The novel is written in the form of a bildungsroman, therefore the narrator unravels the plot surrounding the preadolescent protagonist Selina, as the story develops so does the narrator’s subconscious. The narration is done in stream of consciousness third person limited. By doing this the readers’ gets insight into Selina’s thought process and there is an even higher level of relationship shared between the readers and the main character, Selina. Major themes that are typically included in Marshall’s novel include Displacement, alienation, discrimination, racism and cultural preservation.
The Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation presents “Tradition of Leadership® — Education to Enfranchisement and Enfranchisement to Employment,” a century of women’s history from 1870 to 1970. This journey through women’s history begins with women in higher education in the late 19th century and carries us through 1970 as women continued to make their mark in the workplace. Exhibit curator Edith Petersilia Mayo, curator emerita, is known for her work on the “From Parlor to Politics” exhibition and her reinterpretation of the “First Ladies” exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History. Exhibit designer and Columbus College of Art and Design graduate Doug Distel brings Mayo’s scripts to life with his bold designs and
Along with his teaching profession, Horton was a historical consultant on various film and video productions on programs like ABC, PBS, the Discovery Channel, and the History Channel. James Horton’s wife, Lois E. Horton, is currently a professor of history at George Mason University. In previous years, she served on the scholarly advisory committee of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. Lois and James Horton have coauthored numerous books that focused on African American communities and social change. The two co-wrote books such as Hard Road to Freedom, In Hope of
1). Identify who is the writer and/or speaker. Margot Storm is the editor of this story, as she revised it and rearranged the piece. The main writer in “Reserve Police Battalion 101” was historian Christopher Browning, who created this piece by gathering his information from various interrogations. 2).