Sorry all! I’m a bit behind on current events this week – it’s almost midterms in my department and I’m in charge of a few different projects, and basically it’s been a little crazy!
One of the biggest events this past week was the Oscars, so here are a few articles related to the Oscars. Most of these articles are a little on the long side, so be wary if you teach lower level students!
- A Shocking Ending Caps a Big Oscar Night for ‘Moonlight’
- An Oscars Photographer’s Pictures Reveal a Historic Blunder in Progress
- Why 2017 could be the most political year of the Academy Awards
- ‘Moonlight’, ‘La La Land’, and Everything Else that Happened at the Oscars
- Has the Academy Awards Turned a Page on #OscarsSoWhite?
- Syrian Cinematographer Blocked From Attending Academy Awards
- Here’s Why the Academy Awards are Nicknamed ‘the Oscars’
- Buoyed By Oscars, ‘Moonlight’ Is Moving into 1500 Theaters
- Iranians Celebrate 2nd Oscars Win for Farhadi
- The Oscars set a diversity record, but that’s not enough
Happy Friday to everyone!