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Should multicultural literature be included in the high school curriculum? Show more Show less
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Multicultural literature includes literature about people who are underrepresented in mainstream society and have been marginalized in some way, including Asian-American, African-American, and Chicano-American literature. For the most part, high school curriculum for English courses revolve around teaching the classics, but should more diverse literature be taught in high schools?

Multicultural Literature Teaches Students About Their World Show more Show less

Multicultural literature teaches students how to live in their world. The stories and poems they learn teach them about other cultures.
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Jill Anderson, Harvard University; Kaavonia Hinton and Gail K. Dickinson, who wrote "Integrating Multicultural Literature in Libraries and Classrooms in Secondary Schools.
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