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Author Perry, Theresa

Title Teaching Malcolm X : Popular Culture and Literacy
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014


Description 1 online resource (257 pages)
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction Situating Malcolm X in the African American Narrative Tradition Freedom for Literacy and Literacy for Freedom; PART I Teaching and Talking Malcolm Teachers and Students on Malcolm X; 1 Malcolm X: Make It Plain The Documentary and Book as Educational Materials; 2 ""Forming the Habit of Seeing for Ourselves, Hearing for Ourselves and Thinking for Ourselves"" Teaching Malcolm X to Third and Fourth Graders, an Integrated Approach; 3 Don't Waste Your Life, Be Like Malcolm X
4 Never So Truly Free Reading and Writing about Malcolm in the Community College5 Teaching Malcolm X to Fifth and Sixth Graders; 6 What ""X"" Really Means; 7 The Meaning of Malcolm A Conversation with High School Students; 8 Reading Malcolm X with White Students; 9 For the Love of ""X"" Teaching The Autobiography of Malcolm X in an Urban High School Setting; 10 Malcolm and the Music; PART II Understanding Malcolm X Text and Context; 11 Malcolm X and Black Rage; 12 The Continuing Crime of Black Imprisonment; 13 The Meaning of Malcolm X for Imprisoned Afrikans in the United States
14 The Perquisites of Whiteness Lessons from The Autobiography of Malcolm X15 Toasts, Jam, and Libation How We Place Malcolm X in the Folk Tradition; 16 Learning to Think for Ourselves Malcolm X's Black Nationalism Reconsidered; 17 His Name Is Malcolm; 18 Texts and Testimonies Feminist Notes on the Liberation Narrative of Malcolm X; 19 Probing a Divided Metaphor Malcolm X and His Readers; About the Authors
Summary The volume brings together a dazzling array of perspectives on Malcolm X to discuss the importance of X as a cultural hero and provide guidelines for teaching Malcolm-related material at elementary, high school and university levels
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Subject X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Study and teaching
SUBJECT X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 fast
Subject POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Essays.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- National.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781136658549