Miss Giardino / Edition 1

Miss Giardino / Edition 1

by Dorothy Bryant
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558611746

ISBN-13: 9781558611740

Pub. Date: 10/01/1997

Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY, The


Recovering in the hospital after a mysterious accident, retired San Francisco teacher Anna Giardino retraces the events of her life. As she recovers tender but painful memories of her working-class Italian American childhood, her years teaching and eventual disillusionment, she arrives at a new affirmation of her work and life. May Sarton calls the novel a

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Recovering in the hospital after a mysterious accident, retired San Francisco teacher Anna Giardino retraces the events of her life. As she recovers tender but painful memories of her working-class Italian American childhood, her years teaching and eventual disillusionment, she arrives at a new affirmation of her work and life. May Sarton calls the novel a "divining rod into the springs of education....We find ourselves confronted with the grandeur and despair of what it is to be a teacher."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558611740
Publisher:
Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.40(d)

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