ERIC Number: EJ463754
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Basic Writing: Pushing against Racism.
Journal of Basic Writing, v12 n1 p72-80 Spr 1993
Maintains that racism sustains basic writing programs as Jim-Crow way stations for African-American and Latino students by insisting on a hierarchy of intelligence among races. Argues that the success of historically black colleges can serve as models for writing programs for inexperienced African-American and Latino students writers, encouraging the development of enabling pedagogies. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: 4th National Basic Writing Conference Plenaries.