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Name: Literary Skills and the Archive
ID: col11366
Language: English (en)
Summary: This collection includes modules that provide specific ways to practice literary skills and study literary forms using OAAP documents. These modules suggest how to discuss colonialism, gender, race, travel, poetry, autobiography, and non-fiction documents through close-reading. In addition, each module considers how these skills can help students understand a document within its hemispheric context.
Subject: Humanities
Keywords: Autobiography, Borderlands, Close-reading, Colonialism, Cuba, Gender, Mexican-American, Personal Narrative, Poetry, Race Relations, Sugar
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: AnaMaria Seglie (
Copyright Holders: AnaMaria Seglie (
Maintainers: AnaMaria Seglie (, Melissa Bailar (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Oct 11, 2011 9:21 am GMT-5
Last revision to collection: Oct 11, 2011 10:59 am GMT-5


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Version: 1.1 Oct 11, 2011 10:59 am GMT-5 by AnaMaria Seglie
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