Huck Finn's Hidden Lessons questions the educational suitability of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn in the classroom. The author argues that the book teaches misguided lessons about race relations. Huck Finn's Hidden Lessons challenges the more typical understanding of Huck Finn and guides readers through an analysis that demonstrates how racism functions in the book and the classroom.Even if Huck were to be studied as an anticanonical text, I still would not think that it should be imposed on students in ... students14 or through a teachera#39;s guide that would presumably aim to avoid some of the hurt felt by black students.15 As ... Because most teachers do not question the view that the novel is an- tiracist, they are unable to present it in a way that ... the reading public so that people can continue to read the novel, get angry, feel betrayed, and eventually find an answer.
|Title||:||Huck Finn's "hidden" lessons|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc - 2006-02|