Multiculturalism Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)


Alaimo, Stacy. “Multiculturalism and Epistemic Rupture: The Vanishing Acts of Guillermo Gómez-Peña and Alfredo Véa, Jr.” MELUS 25, no. 2 (summer 2000): 164-85.

Alaimo discusses the theories of Gómez-Peña and Véa, Jr. regarding the perspective of the “subject”—or “Anglo consciousness”—toward the object, or “the Other,” in multicultural studies.

Carpenter, Carole H. “Enlisting Children's Literature in the Goals of Multiculturalism.” Mosaic 29, no. 3 (September 1996): 53-73.

Carpenter explores ways in which children's literature serves to “colonize and politicize” readers and...

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