TITLE

What could professional wrestling and school literacy practices possibly have in common?

AUTHOR(S)
Alvermann, Donna E.; Huddleston, Andrew; Hagood, Margaret C.
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Apr2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p532
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests some ways of connecting professional wrestling and secondary school literacy practices. Use of professional wrestling in the study of dramatic plays and classical literature; Cross-case analysis of a media club's uses of World Championship Wrestling text; Things being suggested by the varying degrees to which personal and school literacies overlapped for the youth in studies.
ACCESSION #
13001703

 

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