ERIC Number: EJ648661
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Silenced by Sex: Hard Truths & Taboos in Teaching Literature.
Wolf, Shelby A.; Maniotes, Leslie K.
New Advocate, v15 n3 p197-204 Sum 2002
Focuses on the silencing of young voices, both on and off the page, because of sexual trauma and even sexual curiosity. Considers the novel, "Speak," in which the protagonist's silence stems from the fact that she was raped. Explores two other literary texts that center on sexual issues for young teens. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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