Date of Award
Master of Arts in English Composition
In this thesis the author explores the notion that American Chicana/o literature serves as an interactive pedagogical site that nurtures a blend of academic and street discourse, proposing the writing of those who exist on the "downside" of the border of non-standard English and academic discourse-basic writers be acknowledged.
Murillo, Charles Ray, "The other within the other: Chicana/o literature, composition theory, and the new mestizaje" (2004). Theses Digitization Project. 2685.