African American Literacies

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Index

a
abolition of slavery 51 -2
Abraham, Roger 34
access 90 -1;
literacies for 64 -8
African American-centered approach;
literature used in course 120 -5;
research study 97 - 113 , 154 -9;
theory overview 95 -7;
theory and practice 116 -20;
in traditional curriculum 141 -9;
writing produced 125 -39
African American culture 11 - 14 , 26 -8, 30 , 31 - 72 ;
access, equality, civil rights and Black power 64 -8;
enslavement 36 - 52 ;
Hip Hop 68 - 72 ;
post- Reconstruction and Harlem Renaissance 55 - 64 ;
Reconstruction era 52 -5
African American female literacies 73 - 94 ;
defining 76 -8;
female strengths and education 89 - 92 ;
literacy practices 82 -9;
racism and classism 78 - 82 ;
teaching strategies 92 -4
African American students:
composition and 19 - 26 , 28 - 30 ;
devoicing and disempowerment 2 ;
female 89 - 92 ;
literacy underachievement 3 - 4 , 6 - 11 , 150 -1;
retention in higher education 148 ;
survival literacies 16 - 17
African American Vernacular English (AAVE) 11 - 18 , 33 -4, 75 ;
programs 14 - 16 ;
research on 28 - 30 ;
research study on rhetoric and composition course 97 - 113 , 154 -9;
sociolinguistic ideas 18 - 19 ;
syntax usage 101 -10, 126 , 128 , 130 , 132
Afrocentricity 29 , 116 -17
Alexander, Alice 53 -5
amendments to the Constitution 52 , 66
Ampadu, L. 30
“Ann Arbor King School 'Black English' Case” 13 - 14
Aronson, J. 99
Asante, M. 116
assertiveness 86
assimilation 48 -9
Association for the Study of Negro Life and History 58
authentic voice 22
autonomy 81

b
“bad nigger” 69
badman 69 - 70
Baker, Houston 118 -19
Baker, Josephine 65
Ball, A. 28 , 30
basic writing 12 - 13 , 98 -9
Baxter, M. 14 - 15
Berlin, J. 22 , 26
Berry, Fannie 80
biadialectal approach 28 -9
biracial identity 144 -5
Black artful teaching style 89 , 92
Black Atlantic languages 36 -7, 151 -2
Black discourse 123 ;
in students' texts 105 -7, 108 -10, 135 -9, 155 -7
Black Liberation Movement 8
Black Panther Party for Self-defense 64 , 67
Black Power Movement 67 -8
blues matrix 119
borderlands rhetoric 24 -5
Bormann, E. G. 109
Bowser, B. P. 140
Bridge Program 15
Brooks, Gwendolyn 64 , 65 -6
Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Partners 64
Brown, James 65 , 67

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