ERIC Number: EJ542933
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Literacy and Culture in the Classroom: An Interview with Kris Gutierrez.
Turner, Myrna Gwen
Issues in Applied Linguistics, v7 n2 p308-14 Dec 1996
Discusses the issue of literacy as a gate keeper and how the interviewee's own experiences as a bilingual Latina and writing teacher aroused her interest in sociocultural understandings of literacy and language learning. She emphasizes the importance of discourse-based analysis and discusses the issue of high urban mobility as well as her other research projects within a multi-disciplinary framework.(CK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Applied Linguistics and Education.