Known for its upbeat approach, MULTITUDE brings together a diverse spectrum of voices and issues that reflect our society. This anthology is divided into 10 broad themes and provides a variety of perspectives on the ways people connect across boundaries of ethnicity, class, gender, age, and geography. The 84 readings include essays, student essays, fiction, poetry, letters, and journals and includes a diversity of lengths and difficulty. The second edition features 40% new selections and more writing activities and assignments that incorporate collaboration and research.Even as far back as first grade, my favorite game was to pretend I was an Indian. I remember how after school I would transform myself into a brave by donning my cloth aquot;buckskin, aquot; complete with the headdress I had fashioned out of construction paper and feathers ... Some Indians had short spiky hair painted in bright colors.
|Author||:||Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni|