ERIC Number: EJ604755
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Hopes of a New Harvest: Sowing Seeds of Understanding with Contemporary Literature.
Quinn, Anna L.
English Journal, v89 n5 p100-03 May 2000
Argues that English and Language Arts teachers can counter the lessons of hate, violence, and bigotry by offering lessons that promote understanding and caring, through choices for reading and writing of literature that represent all ethnic groups. Discusses the author's experiences teaching for many years in Mississippi, addressing the heritage of racial divide by including literature by African American writers. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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