ERIC Number: EJ592828
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Reading and the African American Male: Identity, Equity, and Power.
Tatum, Alfred W.
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v43 n1 p62-64 Sep 1999
Recounts the author's experiences as he developed a love for reading in elementary school, discovered in high school the element of power that reading held, and endured isolation in college. Describes his work with struggling African-American adolescent readers. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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