Checking out me history Quotes

  • Created by: LFreeland
  • Created on: 09-09-18 09:16
'Bandage up me eye with me own history Blind me to me own identity'
(Language) (Plosive Sounds) Reflects anger
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Intertexuality
Shows the events and people we are taught about
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Colloquial Speech/Phonetic Alphabet
Shows his own culture and background which he feels is not acknowledged by the English Curriculum
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No Punctuation
He rejects the rules of English Grammar like he is rejecting white history
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Short Lines
An unconventional way to write about unconventional ideas
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'lick back'
(Language) References to whipping during the slave trade
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'dem tell me bout de man who discover de ballon'
(Language) (Plosive sounds)
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Florence Nightingale/Mary Seacole
(Language) (Intertextuality) Compares a white historic figure who we learned about with a black historical figure who we aren't taught about
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'I carving out me identity'
(Langauge) (Verb) Suggests a struggle to create a space for his history. He is creating something beautiful like a piece of art
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Card 2

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Shows the events and people we are taught about

Back

Intertexuality

Card 3

Front

Shows his own culture and background which he feels is not acknowledged by the English Curriculum

Back

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Card 4

Front

He rejects the rules of English Grammar like he is rejecting white history

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

An unconventional way to write about unconventional ideas

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
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