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ERIC Number: EJ607810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0895-1381
Why Literature?
Bishop, Rudine Sims
New Advocate, v13 n1 p73-76 Win 2000
Discusses the role of literature, or the arts, in society. Argues that literature enables people to interpret and shape their experience as humans; and transcends time and place and culture, helping people to re-view the past, interpret the present, and envision the future. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The Role of Literature in Students' Lives in the Next Millennium.