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ERIC Number: EJ536493
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0090-3779
Gloria Houston and the Burden of the "Old Culture." Children's Books.
Herrin, Roberta
Appalachian Journal, v24 n1 p30-42 Fall 1996
Critiques the work of Appalachian writer Gloria Houston who has written six children's books based on the culture and history of rural North Carolina. Her most successful work, "My Great-Aunt Arizona," presents an alternative to the usual stereotypes of backwoods teacher and school. Includes a bibliography of Appalachian children's literature. (LP)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: North Carolina