A quick game
Tirado has an easy game for bloggers to follow.
- Grab the nearest book.
- Open it to page 56.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
- Don’t dig for your favorite book, the cool book, or the intellectual one: pick the CLOSEST
“One took issue with Columbus’ original use of the term ‘Indian’ and saw ‘West Indian’ as continuing to embody colonialist views of the region.”
Mary C. Waters, Black Identities: West Indian Immigrant Dreams and American Realities, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2004.
Now go and do the same for yourselves, and please try to post an image of the books’s cover for embellishment.