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Monthly Archives: September 2011
Aya T. Kanai Presents: In Uniform
The inspiration of the school uniform has often found its way into fashion and film.
University of Virginia, Humanities Classroom, Charlottesville, VA 1986.
Abracadabra Dept. Presents: Teen Tidy
The 1977 book Bright Ideas is earnest as Amy Sedaris’ Simple Times: Crafts for Poor People is tongue-in-cheek.
The Coming Out of Heidi Leiter
Based on a true story, More Than Friends: The Coming Out of Heidi Leiter, from the 1994 HBO series ‘Lifestories: Families in Crisis’.
The Stepney School Strike of 1971
Chris Searle, a beloved student-teacher, was fired from his teaching job after publishing a book of poems entitled ‘Stepney Words’ written by his pupils.
Boy Band Knitwear
One lucky teenager had a knitter mom who was a whiz with needles and supporter of the unstoppable ‘boy band’ phase.
Meet some young, troubled thieves from the 1870’s; looks like the police have been arresting teenagers for robbing, stealing and burglarizing for decades.
First Day of School – Cosby Style
Happy Labor Day! Rest up and get ready for the first day of school.
Take a peak inside the one-and-only L.A. teenage groupie scene magazine—Star.