What happens when we read for visual thinking, narration, and explanation june 2013

368 views
296 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
368
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
7
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

What happens when we read for visual thinking, narration, and explanation june 2013

  1. 1. What Happens When We ReadLaurence MusgroveDepartment of English and Modern LanguagesAngelo State Universitywww.laurencemusgrove.com
  2. 2. draw a pictureof what happens when you read
  3. 3. Our ordinary conceptual system, in terms ofwhich we both think and act, isfundamentally metaphorical in nature.George Lakoff and Mark JohnsonMetaphors We Live By
  4. 4. Metaphor is a linguistic equation; ananalogy that compares two unlike thingsin order to better understand one or bothof those unlike things.• “You broke my heart.”• “I feel down today.”• “She makes my heart sing.”• “Call me when you feel up to goingout.”
  5. 5. We use metaphors to think and talk abouthow we read.
  6. 6. metaphorswe read bysee the handout!
  7. 7. reading is a bodily experience
  8. 8. despair
  9. 9. school failure
  10. 10. education = commodity
  11. 11. know-whatvs.know-how
  12. 12. consumption&control
  13. 13. resistance to oppressive experiencesin school may be goodeven though the consequencesmay be unfortunate
  14. 14. aesthetic experienceis not transferable
  15. 15. no one can reada book for you
  16. 16. reading is the cognitiveembodimentof individual liberty
  17. 17. reading is the cognitiveembodimentof identificationand associationwith others
  18. 18. the end of the teaching of readingshould be to provide studentswith free and faithful experienceswith books
  19. 19. reading is a private and public goodwhere we learnwith our entire human organthe privileges and responsibilitiesthat come with livingin a democratic society
  20. 20. choice in textsandchoice in response

×