ERIC Number: EJ609555
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
"Let the Youths Beware!": The Sponsorship of Early 19th-Century Native American Literacy.
Pitcock, Ronald L.
Written Communication, v17 n3 p390-426 Jul 2000
Explores literacy sponsorship at an academy that schooled young Native American men near Lexington, Kentucky in the early 19th century. Presents case studies based on the correspondence of two advanced students who turned their literacy lessons toward a critique of their living and learning conditions. Notes the students embraced liberatory practices reserved by the White managers of the academy. (SC)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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