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ERIC Number: EJ606396
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-1381
Rob, Mary Call, and Me: The Search for Self in Appalachian Literature.
Comer, Melissa
New Advocate, v12 n2 p141-53 Spr 1999
Argues that Appalachian adolescents often have difficulty finding themselves in literature yet need to see their lives represented and validated. Discusses four young adult novels and the cultural and linguistic characteristics in them that realistically portray the lives of Appalachian teens. Lists 11 other young adult Appalachian novels. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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