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Whitewashed Critical Perspectives
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Catherine Compton-Lilly, Tisha Lewis Ellison, Kristen H. Perry, Peter Smagorinsky
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-01 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume examines revolutionary constructs in literacy education and demonstrates how they have been gentrified, whitewashed, and appropriated, losing their revolutionary edge so as to become palatable for the mainstream. Written by top scholars in literacy education, chapters cover key concepts that were originally conceived as radical theories to upset
Whitewashed Critical Perspectives
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Catherine Compton-Lilly, Tisha Lewis Ellison, Kristen H. Perry, Peter Smagorinsky
Categories: Critical pedagogy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume examines revolutionary constructs in literacy education and demonstrates how they have been gentrified, whitewashed, and appropriated, losing their revolutionary edge so as to become palatable for the mainstream. Written by top scholars in literacy education, chapters cover key concepts that were originally conceived as radical theories to upset
Children in Immigrant Families Becoming Literate
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Catherine Compton-Lilly, Stephanie Shedrow, Dana Hagerman, Laura Hamman-Ortiz, Yao-Kai Chi, Jieun Kim, Sun Young Lee, Kristin Papoi, Erin Quast, Brooke Ward Taira, Bingjie Zheng
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-06 - Publisher: Routledge

This original book offers a meaningful window into the lived experiences of children from immigrant families, providing a holistic, profound portrait of their literacy practices as situated within social, cultural, and political frames. Drawing on reports from five years of an ongoing longitudinal research project involving students from immigrant families
Critical Perspectives on Christopher Okigbo
Language: en
Pages: 367
Authors: Donatus Ibe Nwoga
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

A collection of essays and reviews, both favourable and negative, about the Igbo poet. The book begins with a memorial essay by Chinua Achebe. Other contributors examine the imagery that Okigbo drew from nature, history and politics, exploring the surrealistic qualities of his work.
Critical Perspectives on Contemporary Plays by Women
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Penny Farfan, Lesley Ferris
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-22 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Explores how women playwrights illuminate the contemporary world and contribute to its reshaping