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Pedagogy (2023) 23 (3): 567–575.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Alexander Fyfe Abstract This essay argues that The Palm‐Wine Drinkard ([1952] 2014), a tale of a quest through the African bush by the Nigerian writer Amos Tutuola, does important decolonial work and is therefore an excellent candidate for inclusion on a literature syllabus that aims to introduce...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 362–365.
Published: 01 April 2015
... of African American literature in the early twentieth century informs this signal collaboration. Moreover, Christian outlines the benefits of including African American literature in digital humanities projects. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Mule Bone lexomics literary collaboration...
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Pedagogy (2018) 18 (2): 375–385.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Heidi Elisabeth Bollinger Students entering an introductory survey course on African American literature have uneven background knowledge on the history of slavery in the United States. Given this, one of the key challenges in teaching the slave narrative is helping students appreciate...
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Pedagogy (2001) 1 (1): 53–68.
Published: 01 January 2001
... of Tennessee Press. Lindfors, Bernth. 1996 . “African Literature Teaching in South African University English Departments.” Alternation 3 : 5 -14. Miller, Christopher. 1990 . Theories of Africans: Francophone Literature and Anthropology in Africa . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Mohanty...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 374–377.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Fran L. Lassiter The article outlines the use of contemporary hip-hop lyrics to access the literature of the Harlem Renaissance. Lassiter’s essay outlines a strategy for tracing the progression and evolution of African American political and social resistance in literature and music. Furthermore...
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Pedagogy (2018) 18 (3): 531–540.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Tayana L. Hardin This article dwells on the “I” who arrives in the university classroom by offering an earnest assessment of the vulnerabilities that one teacher-scholar of African American literature and culture brings with her into the classroom. Observations unfold by way of a critical...
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Pedagogy (2023) 23 (3): 577–579.
Published: 01 October 2023
... , College Literature , Praxis: A Writing Center Journal , and Postmodern Culture . Matthew Dischinger is a program advisor for the National Institute for Student Success at Georgia State University. Alexander Fyfe is an assistant professor of comparative literature and African studies...
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Pedagogy (2001) 1 (1): 231–234.
Published: 01 January 2001
...@gw.bsu.edu. Susan VanZanten Gallagher is professor of English and director of the University Scholars Program at Seattle Pacific University. She teaches and writes about both American and African literature and works with a wide range of students, from those taking freshman seminars to seniors working...
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Pedagogy (2023) 23 (2): 409–416.
Published: 01 April 2023
... studies debate on how to interpret cultural renditions of animals by teaching animist-realist African literature. Instead of reading animals as wholly outside symbolic meaning or not, Price helps students work toward “metaphoric-material approaches [that] successfully blend treatments of animals...
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Pedagogy (2001) 1 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2001
... of African literature as an illustration. Her article is important because it refuses to come to an either- or answer and instead grapples with the range of theoretical and practical considerations the teacher faces when composing a syllabus. While Gallagher focuses on a specific curricular issue, Marshall...
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Pedagogy (2006) 6 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 October 2006
... practices can be illustrated by the example of Bessie Head’s When Rain Clouds Gather (1987 [1969 which connects in illuminating ways to a range of primary and secondary texts. The novel, set on the eve of Botswana’s independence, is often taught in courses on sub-Saharan African literature...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (2): 276–280.
Published: 01 April 2002
... is divided into three parts: Issues, Themes, Methods, Selected Courses, and Resources. Part 1 has subdivisions. In the first, Beyond the Boundaries of the Ameri- cas, James Ruppert discusses Native American materials; Amy E. Winans, African American texts; Sharon M. Harris, writings by women; Pattie...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (2): 409–412.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... Kirsten Bartholomew Ortega is assistant professor of contemporary American poetry studies at the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. She teaches courses in contemporary poetry studies, twentieth-­century American lit- erature, and African American literature, including a senior seminar...
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Pedagogy (2001) 1 (2): 297–304.
Published: 01 April 2001
... with the identity of its author and the conditions of its production. Courses in English literatures, even into the early 1980s, were organized without including a single text pro- duced by an African author under colonial rule. Through the 1960s and 1970s the study of narratives of colonization and decolonization...
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Pedagogy (2008) 8 (2): 227–254.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Ethnocentrism.” In Criticism and the Color Line: Desegregating American Literary Studies , ed. Henry B. Wonham, 43 - 62. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press. Cashmore, Ellis. 1997 . Review of The Norton Anthology of African American Literature, ed. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Nellie McKay. New...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (3): 375–376.
Published: 01 October 2002
... in Ottoman and Turkish History, 1774–1923: The Impact of the West , 166 -79. Austin: University of Texas Press. Demirtürk, E. Lale. 1999 . “Teaching African-American Literature in Turkey: The Politics of Pedagogy.” College Literature 26 : 166 -75. Eliot, T. S. 1963 . “The Waste Land.” In Collected...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (3): 377–381.
Published: 01 October 2002
... in Ottoman and Turkish History, 1774–1923: The Impact of the West , 166 -79. Austin: University of Texas Press. Demirtürk, E. Lale. 1999 . “Teaching African-American Literature in Turkey: The Politics of Pedagogy.” College Literature 26 : 166 -75. Eliot, T. S. 1963 . “The Waste Land.” In Collected...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (3): 382–391.
Published: 01 October 2002
... in Ottoman and Turkish History, 1774–1923: The Impact of the West , 166 -79. Austin: University of Texas Press. Demirtürk, E. Lale. 1999 . “Teaching African-American Literature in Turkey: The Politics of Pedagogy.” College Literature 26 : 166 -75. Eliot, T. S. 1963 . “The Waste Land.” In Collected...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (3): 392–395.
Published: 01 October 2002
... in Ottoman and Turkish History, 1774–1923: The Impact of the West , 166 -79. Austin: University of Texas Press. Demirtürk, E. Lale. 1999 . “Teaching African-American Literature in Turkey: The Politics of Pedagogy.” College Literature 26 : 166 -75. Eliot, T. S. 1963 . “The Waste Land.” In Collected...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (3): 396–408.
Published: 01 October 2002
... in Ottoman and Turkish History, 1774–1923: The Impact of the West , 166 -79. Austin: University of Texas Press. Demirtürk, E. Lale. 1999 . “Teaching African-American Literature in Turkey: The Politics of Pedagogy.” College Literature 26 : 166 -75. Eliot, T. S. 1963 . “The Waste Land.” In Collected...