By Ethan, Ryan and Anya An ostentatiously bearded cigar-addict against a dictator aided by one of the world’s most powerful countries… In the Cuban Revolution, we see leaders such as Che Guevara and Fidel Castro rise to power after overthrowing the corrupt government and gradually detach from the United State’s influence. The revolutions we have studied have displayed that with […]
“Unpunished Murder” is a book by Lawrence Goldstone detailing the journey for legal racial equality for African Americans after the Civil War, and also the Colfax Race Massacre and its aftermath. The book explores racism, discrimination, and the legal inequalities that were enforced by white men in powerful positions. One key theme of the book is that racism was unjustly […]
Due to their unjustified violence in the civilian rebellion of the early 19th century, the Boxers deserved to have a negative reputation. For instance, during the beginning of the rebellion, the Boxers demolished railway lines and post lines to isolate and eliminate the city or foreigners. Many civilians who were not politically involved were also harmed by this action, as they could not […]
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The story Rikki-Tikki-Tavi reflects some of the opinions on British colonialism in the late 1800s. Written by British author Rudyard Kipling in 1894, the short story is about a courageous mongoose named Rikki-tikki-tavi (or Rikki for short) as he fights snakes to defend his animal friends and his hosts, a human English family living in India during the time of […]
The found poem I created is based upon the story “The Bass, The River, And Sheila Mant” by W.D. Wetherell. The story is about how the author must choose between the girl of his dreams and the fish of his dreams. The conflict of the story, which my poem centres around, is mostly internal, as there is no definite external […]
Below includes my timeline of the history of Earth as well as an audio recording taking you through my timeline. Update: well apparently my blog hates me, because I cannot upload the audio file, so I will leave it in the dx submission as well.
For this project, I made a ‘short’ (7 minutes long) video on the theory that the coronavirus is a bioweapon. Note: my voice sounds so weird in the video, hopefully, I don’t sound as annoying in real life? ( I cannot upload the video on here, the size is too large so I have inserted in my dx submission) […]
3 Goals you have so you can finish by Friday: 1. Film my voiceover 2. Finish drawing the end of the 3rd + 4th section 3. Edit (piece it all together!) 2 Challenges or A-ha’s you had so far 1. I was originally thinking of doing two different sources to showcase 2 different opinions on the same allegations, but unfortunately […]
2 questions or wonders you have about your prototype: I wonder how long it will take me to draw out each individual scene I wonder how long it will take me to edit all the scenes with the voiceover 3 ways you hope to engage your audience occasional humour/sarcasm Pops of colour in scenes Lots of information