wife of Jason,
kills Jason's wife, King, and children in order to get back at Jason
marries King of Corinth's daughter while still married to Medea in order to become more wealthy and "provide for his children"
doesn't really care about his children until Medea kills them
written in 431 BCE by Euripides
(background) Medea leaves her family and even kills her brother to help Jason get the Golden Fleece so he can be the ruler of his city, Medea manipulates people so that she and Jason can rule.
written by Anne Moody in 1960s- autobiography
Moody writes about growing up in Centreville, MS before the Civil Rights Movement and then going to college and becoming an activist in the movement
talks about many historical events such as Emmett Till's murder, sit-ins, SNCC, NAACP
written by Michael Collins in early 1900s
Ireland wants freedom from the British, talks about keeping traditional values and customs of the Gaelic people. As long as the keep their Irish spirit alive, they cannot be defeated by the British
1916 Dublin, Ireland- activists stormed the Post Office and read proclomation, lasted 5-6 days, 16 were arrested/ 15 were executed
Collins, de Valera, Patrick Pearse- main leader who was for violence, first executed, James Conolly- main leader
written by Carlos Bulosan in 1950s - autobiography
Filipinos who grew up in the Philippines and his journey later in life to America, struggles they face