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ERIC Number: ED329658
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 74
Abstractor: N/A
Different Worlds: Same Secret.
Springfield City Library, MA.
The "Brightwood New Authors Project" brought together a group of ten adults from many different ethnic and educational backgrounds to share in the experience of writing and publishing a book. The prose and poetry that resulted from weekly writing workshops featured guest humanities scholars and teachers. Titles include "I Remember When I Met..."; "Soap Box Day"; "Oh, Missing Cupcake"; "Michko"; "My Parents in the New Land"; "Jamaican General Election--1980"; "I Remember"; "The Day J.F.K. Was Shot"; "A Newsboy's Feelings on the Newspaper Strike, 1944"; "Self-Esteem"; "The Accident"; "My First Pair of Tennis Shoes"; "My First Movie"; "Hard Work"; "Honor Thy Mother"; "Nightmares of Falling"; "Sneakers"; "The Green Bottle with the Special Cap"; "The Beginning of a New Life in America"; "Many Kinds of Love"; "Dear Family and Friends"; "Remembering a Shooting"; "97 Hours of Hell"; "Where Were You When..."; and "Letter to Three Teachers." Profiles of eight writers are provided. (YLB)
Publication Type: Creative Works; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Massachusetts Foundation for Humanities and Public Policy.
Authoring Institution: Springfield City Library, MA.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A