ERIC Number: EJ612768
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Introducing Ethnic Literature.
Exercise Exchange, v45 n2 p17-19 Spr 2000
Describes an activity introducing the study of non-Western literature (exploring themes of colonization and racial or ethnic discrimination) to students who have had little contact with people of other races or cultures and who have never suffered significant discrimination. Discusses how this two-day exercise demonstrates the everyday realities of racism by dividing students into "superior" and "inferior" groups. (SR)
Descriptors: American Indian Literature, Black Literature, Class Activities, Ethnic Discrimination, Higher Education, Hispanic American Literature, Literature Appreciation, Racial Discrimination, Secondary Education, Student Attitudes, World Literature
Reich College of Education, Appalachian State University, P.O. Box 32038, Boone, NC 28608-2038.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Editor's note indicates that it is "unlikely" that the journal will continue to publish after volume 45.