Posted in January 2011

Reading And Discussion With Shawn Mullin

By Buyana Ulzii (Mongolia) George Orwell and John Steinbeck. Do these names cling to your ears? Do they come with a certain familiarity, yet don’t make you nostalgic? As much as they are world-renowned authors, they were definitely not on my list of favorites when we first started literature class at the International Center. But … Continue reading

Never Give Up

By Adelina Andrianov (Bulgaria) Everybody has heard the phrase “Never give up,” which sounds so powerful and strong. Good examples of those who never give up are the alpinists, because these people risk their lives to reach the top of the mountain. Despite the freezing weather, the severe environment with ice and snow, etc., they … Continue reading