Gaza in the Critical EFL Classroom: Opening Eyes, Hearts and Minds

The full article is available to our members in our 2015 summer Newsletter.

References

Abu Salama, Tamam. (2015). Gaza family to daughter studying abroad, ‘We do miss you Baba, but don’t come’. Mondoweiss, 19 January. http://goo.gl/wsVUV4

Alareer, Refaat, ed. (2014). Gaza writes back: Short stories from young writers in Gaza, Palestine. Charlottesville, VA: Just World Books. Publisher’s link: http://goo.gl/5dZoR0

Alashqar, Khaled. (2014). Burning the future of Gaza’s children. IPS, 16 Aug. http://goo.gl/BWHcae

Al-Masri, Nazmi. (2014a). What does it mean to be a Palestinian father? Mondoweiss, 9 August.  http://goo.gl/UyQHYD, (2014b) 12 August. http://goo.gl/KaBDS9 & (2014c) 26 August. http://goo.gl/MjfnPE

Almeghari, Rami. (2014a). Israel attacks my university – with bombs and lies. Electronic Intifada, 4 August. http://goo.gl/ubKroR and (2014b) 16 August. http://goo.gl/RBzSwc

AP. (2014). Emotional wounds of Gaza war remain unhealed. The Epoch Times, 18 August. http://goo.gl/cbJLp2

Arutz Sheva. (2014). Far-left groups shocked by public backlash. Arutz Sheva, 15 August. http://goo.gl/WMk3E4

Barrows-Friedman, Nora. (2014). Gaza Professor Haidar Eid describes “most devastating destruction since 1948.” Electronic Intifada, 14 August. http://goo.gl/kvtMVH

Berry, Kathleen S. (2000). The dramatic arts and Cultural Studies: Educating against the grain. London: Routledge. http://goo.gl/Tgm4pp    http://goo.gl/7tCTfE

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Christensen, L. (2000). Reading, writing and rising up. Teaching about social justice and the power of the written word. Milwaukee: Rethinking Schools.

Deger. Allison. (2015). UN report on Gaza war includes stories of civilian executions, attacks on ambulances and targeting of humanitarian facilities. Mondoweiss, 24 June. http://goo.gl/3xEz6S

Eid, Haidar. (2014). Diary of an Israeli war. Aljazeera, 21 July. http://goo.gl/s44Dok

Finkelstein, Norman G. (2014). Method and madness: The hidden story of Israel’s assaults on Gaza. New York

Finkelstein, Norman G. (2015) video-recorded lecture, 13 March.  http://goo.gl/yz5l3r

Frykberg, Mel. (2015). Palestinian women victims on many fronts. IPS, 21 March. http://goo.gl/PfDsfu

Gordon, Neve. (2015). Israel votes apartheid. Countercurrents, 19 March http://goo.gl/lF9QVX

IJAN. (2014). Gaza and the propaganda machines. The Guardian, 15 August. http://goo.gl/qq9FxG

Ismail, Noor.(2014). A teenager contemplates life and war in the Gaza Strip.  Jadaliyya,  31.7. http://goo.gl/zwYDr9

Jadaliyya Reports. (2014). Over 100 Middle East Studies scholars and librarians call for the boycott of Israeli academic institutions. Jadaliyya, 6 August. http://goo.gl/wjYJZA

Kane, Alex. (2015). How a Washington state teacher is bringing Palestine into high school classrooms. Mondoweiss, 17 February. http://goo.gl/axGFcv

Kashti, Or. (2014). Israeli teenagers: Racist and proud of it. Haaretz, 21 Aug. goo.gl/7wiEYX

Levy, Gideon. (2014). Why Israel is its own worst enemy. CNN, 8 August. goo.gl/OpQNRJ

Levy, Gideon. (2015). Israel is galloping to the next war in Gaza. War Without Mercy, 26.2. http://goo.gl/nhbsVX

Levy, G, & Levac, A. (2014). Behind the IDF shooting of a 10-year-old boy. Haaretz, 21.8. http://goo.gl/Yrk1SC

Newsham, John. (2014). Perhaps governments do not talk about Israeli terror, but we will not be silent. New Internationalist Easier English Wiki, 15 Sept. http://goo.gl/R7Plfq

Norton, Ben. (2015a). Independent investigation details Israel’s deliberate targeting of civilians in Gaza. Mondoweiss, 29 Jan. http://goo.gl/8xcpPE

Norton, Ben (2015b). UN: In 2014, Israel demolished 1,177 Palestinians’ homes in the West Bank. Mondoweiss, 2 Feb. http://goo.gl/wsefuq  

Pohl, Uwe, & Szesztay, Margit. (2105). Bringing creative, critical and compassionate thinking into ELT. Humanising Language Teaching 17(2), April. http://goo.gl/0v9hM5

Peled-Elhanan, Nurit. (2012). Palestine in Israeli School Books: Ideology and Propaganda in Education. London: I.B. Tauris.

Ramadan, Hasan. (2015). Using writing and drawing to release tension among traumatized students. Paper, IATEFL 49th international conference, Manchester, 12 April.

Rose, L. (2015). ‘Rethinking Schools’ journal responds to liberal Zionism. Mondoweiss, 3.2. http://goo.gl/AG2v9V

Tarbush, Susannah. (2014). Young Gazan writers prove the power of the short story. The Palestine Chronicle, 25 January. http://goo.gl/X2UWfn

Steinberg, Shirley R. (2006). Critical cultural studies research: Bricolage in action. In K. Tobin & S. Steinberg, eds. Doing educational research—A handbook (pp. 117-137). Rotterdam: Sense Publishers. Republished 2012 and online in full: http://goo.gl/gVBauI

Templer. Bill. (2012). Changing the world, walking the talk. BETA annual conference, Ruse, Bulgaria. http://goo.gl/tj3t0i

Templer, Bill, & Tonawanik, Phuangphet. (2011). Honing critical social imagination through a curriculum of social empathy. Humanising Language Teaching 13(4), August.  http://goo.gl/hBpg5n

The World Can’t Wait! (2014). Stop Israel’s ongoing war crimes against the people of Gaza. Public meeting with key speakers, The Cooper Union, NYC, 14 Aug. 2 hrs, 38 minutes. Videorecorded. http://goo.gl/nsYqYe   Refaat Alareer segment: http://goo.gl/MJxe4e

Their, Tzvia. (2015). My personal journey of transformation. Mondoweiss, 11 April. http://goo.gl/XHLpYi

Weiss, Suzanne. (2014).  Not in my name.  The Bullet, 16 August. http://goo.gl/2bCAXf

Weiss, Philip. (2015). The political geography of colony and Bantustan, is the same on both sides of the Green Line — Amira Hass. Mondoweiss, 27 March. http://goo.gl/4RP4cG

Yeshua-Lyth, Ofra. (2015). Options for a non-Zionist Jewish voter. Mondoweiss, 10 March.  http://goo.gl/P0ti98

One Response to Gaza in the Critical EFL Classroom: Opening Eyes, Hearts and Minds

  1. Bill Templer October 2, 2015 at 11:30 pm #

    The book publlisher’s link for Alareer, GAZA WRITES BACK is http://justworldbooks.com/gaza-writes-back/ It moved from the URL given above.

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