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The resignification of black woman corporeality in Becos da Memória, by Conceição Evaristo.
(International Association of Lusitanistas, 2021-05-05)
This article investigates the rewriting of the corporeality of black women in Conceição Evaristo's novel Becos da Memoria (2006). It analyses how the body and its symbols are represented in the novel and how these constructions ...
Listening closely: Examining students’ language and values related to academic writing
Secondary students’ argumentative academic writing abilities have been meeting the standards set for them by the educational system (R. P. Ferretti & Graham, 2019; Preiss et al., 2013). To ensure the success of students ...
Everyday creativity and its relationship to mental well-being, emotion, and identity
Evidence suggests that engaging in creative activities positively impacts people’s mental well-being through promoting relaxation, reducing stress, and fostering life satisfaction (Rose & Lonsdale, 2016; Stebbins, 2018; ...
Silent stories and puzzled paradigms: A reflexive autoethnography of identity, motherhood, and dominant discourse
Identity development continues across the lifespan, revisited as transitions spark new beliefs and life experiences demand new ways of being; a re-examination of old patterns, beliefs, relationships, and visions of what ...
In-school and out-of-school adolescent identities in high school English Language Arts classrooms
ABSTRACT KIMBERLY VILLARREAL THAGGARD IN-SCHOOL AND OUT-OF-SCHOOL ADOLESCENT IDENTITIES IN HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS CLASSROOMS DECEMBER 2021 Adolescents’ in-school- identities, out-of-school identities, and ...
E(race)ing Mexican Americans: Why Denying Racial Indigeneity Constitutes White Supremacy in Family Science
(NCFR Report: Family Focus, 2021-09)
The indigeneity of Mexican Americans has been erased by double colonization and the construction of the Mexican Other by Anglo settler colonists. Reducing Mexicanness to an ethnicity is a practice that reproduces racism ...