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  1. Apr 2024
    1. So come my soul to bliss, as I speak true.So speaking as I think, alas, I die

      Perhaps the letting go of one's responsibilities, one's expectations and civility (as a woman) leads to her death, meaning that all life shallowly is, is the battle between ourselves and society's imposing constructs, and once this conflict is overcome, we are at peace -- we can ascend into heaven. This alignment between our inner clarity and our actions is what leads her to die "peacefully".

    2. And have not we affections,Desires for sport, and frailty, as men have?Then let them use us well, else let them know,The ills we do, their ills instruct us so

      Firstly, sort of an allusion to Adam and Eve, since Eve is built of Adam, so what Adam has is inherited or learnt by Eve. Secondly, she is one of the first characters to accept their vices, and therefore be immune or unbelieving to the devil (Iago's whispers). She sees him not as a honest man.

    3. Why the wrong is but a wrong i' th' world, and havingthe world for your labor, ’tis a wrong in your ownworld, and you might quickly make it right

      Does this point to personal truths and the rejection of black and white morality? Is Emilia true to herself, not trying so hard to grasp humanity through the external rules of morality?

    4. Why, who would not make her husband acuckold to make him a monarch?

      Emilia seems to be a little looser around pride and civility -- it seems she has her own convictions. I wonder what this implies, and how her interaction with Iago might show that? What is her significance? She is the WIFE of Iago, that may say something.

    5. Oh, fie upon them! Some such squire he wasThat turned your wit the seamy side withoutAnd made you to suspect me with the Moor.

      She has the most insight, the most truth to what has happened.

  2. Mar 2024
    1. Tis not a year or two shows us a man.They are all but stomachs, and we all but food.To eat us hungerly, and when they are full,

      Shows the misogyny in the society, how women are seen as resources to be eaten, consumed, to be wanted and then to be discarded.



  3. Jun 2023
    1. The Reggio Emilia approach has become world famous (see Figure 2).Originating at more or less the same time as changes to ideas about curriculumand styles of teaching in the UK and the USA, it especially caught theimagination of educators worldwide for its energy and for the commitmentinvested by all in the community to make it a success. It combined the discoveryapproaches of the progressive educators with a dedication to communityinvolvement and especially the involvement of parents in education.
  4. May 2023