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Lesson Plans

Re: guns, violence, art

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Tue, 4 May 1999 01:17:29 EDT

In a message dated 5/3/99 10:49:31 PM EST, writes:

<< it might be interesting to talk about violence shown in art with kids,
for example, how history or stories are recorded through paintings, how
carved Pacific Northwest Indian masks retell violent experiences. Violence
as a theme... don't know... .just thinking a little beyond the whole gun
control issue. >>
Yes. There is that Goya painting "The Fifth of May"? The soldiers are firing
on an unarmed person.