El Estoque

A closer look: On the walls of Clarke’s classroom

A broken Elvis clock is one of the many objects on Clarke’s classroom walls. Photo by Amita Mahajan.

Amita Mahajan

October 26, 2015

rossword-puzzles, collages, Elvis. These three seemingly unrelated objects carry a single similarity — they take the forms of clocks in English teacher David Clarke’s classroom. The total number of timers ticks at 11. Yet many of these devices go unnoticed on a first visit to his class as they are surr...