We looked inside some of the tweets by @Alex_Corbitt and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Our grassroots organization here in Boston, Boston Pilipinx Education, Advocacy, and Resources (PEAR) is supporting a week of resistance led by #MalayaMovement to condemn Duterte’s signing of the Anti-Terror Law in the Philippines #ActivismIsNotTerrorism #JunkTerrorLaw #Boston https://t.co/aqHLVsoZDz
A2) Learning how to listen and stand with communities dreaming freedom and organizing towards dreams of freedom. In my work, that means learning from young people leading movements toward justice and liberation. #literacies
#literacies Freire told us about reading the world as well as the word. Teachers are entering communities without reading (engaging in the historical literacy) of the community.
#literacies The question is, do we have the courage to embrace the trajectory and be led by those who will be most comfortable with the new form of literacies that are bubbling up —the youth will be the way-showers (to quote Jay Z)
Q3. We see exmntn ->lens arch. of self. We see intrrptn as work of intrrptng rcsm & inqlty@prsnl&systmc lvl. We see expnsn/expndng our undrstndng of crrnt prcptns/others prcptns of us. What do you need to examine? Interrupt? Freedom dream? #literacies https://t.co/kvN0iGi7TH
Start with self. Do the work. Unlearn internalized racism- that is real & inter generational. Heal for your ancestors, yourself & future generations. Know it is a journey & takes time. #literacies https://t.co/hPnSZv3g3R
#literacies There is the movement of opening up to what is around you, and also expanding your ♡ and mind — that’s often were the battle is fought — people are tied to beliefs, people and practices they are used to. Expand the circle.
Submit your 1-minute audio and/or video recordings for the summer podcast series **by June 30!** We'll be compiling and sharing these on podcast and video platforms to stay engaged with research happening throughout our SIG. Check the W&L listserv for submission deets #literacies
Do any Black writers have some exciting news they wanna celebrate? Some full requests? Some agent announcements? Some book deals? Some sushi for dinner that was bomb as hell? Some twist outs that came out vibing? I’m trying to cheer. I’m trying to get hype. I’m trying to party.
I am THIS CLOSE to closing a TV deal to adapt one of my novels and many other opportunities are emerging. Plus, my Twilight Zone episode I co-wrote with @StevenBarnes1 is out now on CBS All Access: Season 2, Ep 8, "A Small Town" https://t.co/YTTDRstP2O
**In 2 short hours!** - Join #literacies at 5pm PST/8pm EST tonight as we discuss “An Invitation to Examination, Interruption & Expansion”!