Tag: teacher

After knocking: Picturing youth itineraries

csabaracs , June 16th, 2015


Look at me and explain „who do you want to be in ten years?”. „I want to be a famous professor, living abroad. I want to publish a…


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“There is no world.” The troubled imagination of a hipster band

csabaracs , June 12th, 2015


In 2013 I moved to Riga, Latvia for an entire year to teach and proceed in a self-constructed ethnographic project. At times dreams came true, yes, they did,…


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‘Mellencamp’s classroom tape’

csabaracs , June 7th, 2015


John Mellencamp is one of my favorite rock singers. I find it fascinating how he depicts urban life. It is well-known that in his songs he delivers sharp…


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“The teacher next door”

csabaracs , April 16th, 2015


I was giving history lessons to 10th graders, and once I had managed having a Socratic circle about the qualifications of a good leader. Our key example was…


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