Ernest J. Gaines' A Lesson Before Dying

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Sabrina Völz - Speaker

After a brief introduction to Ernest J. Gaines, I will discuss representation of African American identity,  masculinity, justice, the death penalty, and active, dignified resistance in A Lesson Before Dying. Moreover, the treatment of the novel in upper-secondary schools will also be discussed.


Lehrerfortbildung zum neuem Abitur-Korridorthema - 2016
: African Americans: Free at Last? Equal at Last?

17.09.16 → …

Kiel, Germany

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