ERIC Number: EJ617753
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Literature as Invitation.
Voices from the Middle, v8 n2 p8-15 Dec 2000
Describes how a discussion of "The Diary of Anne Frank" moved a class to intense discussion. Discusses how the books, and stories, and poems are invitations to a passionate engagement with human experience. Considers literature as the invitation to a dialogue, to intellectual inquiry, to tell one's own story, to participate in a society and the culture, and to self-definition. (SC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Passionate Teaching, Passionate Reading.