ERIC Number: EJ559456
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Exploring the Works of Mildred Taylor: An Approach to Teaching the Logan Family Novels.
Martin, Michelle H.
Teaching and Learning Literature with Children and Young Adults, v7 n3 p5-13 Jan-Feb 1998
States the Logan family novels afford readers an opportunity to familiarize themselves with many facets of the life of one Black family in the segregated South of 1900-1940. Finds the power of the texts lies in their complex interrogative nature--wherein Taylor problematizes the reader's subject position by offering complex characterizations and different narrative perspectives. (PA)
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