Mrak 52 Testimonios: Narratives from the Arrestees

Tell us your experience through writing, photos, drawings, however you like and however you can post it. Whether you choose to identify with your number, your name, or both, it is up to you. Your story is your story, tell it the way you like but PLEASE LET US KNOW WHY YOU DECIDED TO BE ARRESTED. Thank you <3.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

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Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Testimonio Info

A personal narrative that analyzes and denounces with urgency the socio-political representation of a group of subaltern people. (subaltern: marginalized or underrepresented)

-Intentional first person account
-Urgent call to action
-Political analysis
-Raises consciousness

Points to think about if you are having trouble:

-Describe how this event has has shaped your identity and perspectives ever since.
-Describe the progress, development or historical events from some point of origin.
-Give details about the event as to: How, When, Where, and Why.

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