Teaching African American Literature / Edition 1

Teaching African American Literature / Edition 1

by Maryemma Graham
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415916968

ISBN-13: 9780415916967

Pub. Date: 03/26/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book is written by teachers interested in bringing African American literature into the classroom. Documented here is the learning process that these educators experienced themselves as they read and discussed the stories & pedagogical.

Overview

This book is written by teachers interested in bringing African American literature into the classroom. Documented here is the learning process that these educators experienced themselves as they read and discussed the stories & pedagogical.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415916967
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/26/1998
Series:
Transforming Teaching Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.61(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Maryemma Graham -- When Teaching Matters

Chapter 1. William L. Andews -- Narrating Slavery

Chapter 2. Katharine Driscoll Coon -- A Rip in the Tent: Teaching (African) American Literature

Chapter 3. Jane Skelton -- Multiple

Voices, Multiple Identities: Teaching African American Literature

Chapter 4. Leslie Catherine Sanders --Little Ham's Self-Invention: Teaching Langston Hughes

Chapter 5. Constance Borab -- Freeing the Female Voice: New Models and Materials for

Teaching

Chapter 6. Thadious M. Davis -- A Female Face: Or, Masking the Masculine in African American Fiction Before Richard Wright

Chapter 7. Bernard W. Bell -- Voices of Double Consciousness in African American Fiction: Charles Chesnutt, Zora Neale Hurston, Dorothy

West and Richard Wright

Chapter 8. Jerry W. Ward -- To Shatter Innocence: Teaching African American Poetry

Chapter 9. Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg --The Way We Do the Things We Do: Enunciation and Effect in the Multicultural Classroom

Chapter 10. Marianna White

Davis -- Teaching Against the Odds

Chapter 11. Ann Louise Keating -- Interrogating "Whiteness," (De)Constructing "Race"

Chapter 12. Trudier Harris -- Lying Through Our Teeth? The Quagmire of Cultural Diversity

Chapter 13. Sharon Pineault-Burke and

Jennifer Novak -- Selected Bibliography of African American Literature

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