ERIC Number: EJ559434
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
A Ride Down Mango Street.
O'Malley, Thomas F.
English Journal, v86 n8 p35-37 Dec 1997
Describes the powerful connections an English teacher and his students made with Sandra Cisneros'"The House on Mango Street." Discusses how the book invites the reader to experience racism, shares the mainstream of the American experience, and deals with growing up. Notes that the book had a powerful impact on students' writing and their desire to write. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme Issue: New Voices: The Canon of the Future.