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Misreading Masculinity

Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture

by Thomas Newkirk

  • 186 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Heinemann .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • English,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Students & Student Life,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Language Arts,
  • Education / Elementary,
  • Language Experience Approach,
  • Boys,
  • Education (Elementary),
  • Language arts (Elementary),
  • Masculinity in popular culture,
  • Social aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9317572M
    ISBN 100325004455
    ISBN 109780325004457

      Thomas Newkirk in Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture focuses on the need for readers to discover that satisfaction in reading is the key to success in school: “Unless we can persuade students that reading is a form of deep, sustained pleasure, they will not choose to read; and because they will not choose to read. "There is an exhilarating, go-for-broke quality in this book, a bravado or"-Thomas Newkirk, Author of The Performance of Self in Student Writing and Misreading Masculinity, "There is an exhilarating, go-for-broke quality in this book, a bravado or"- Thomas Newkirk, Author of The Performance of Self in Student Writing and Misreading Masculinity, 'There is an exhilarating, .

    Misreading Masculinity; Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture, Thomas Newkirk () A great eye-opening book about boys and popular culture. How to stop blaming media and start embracing it to promote literacy. Everything Bad is Good For You; How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter, Steven Johnson () It’s okay to watch TV.   Vuong emerged into the literary limelight in with his first book of poetry, “Night Sky With Exit Wounds,” which won the Whiting Award for poetry and the T.S. Eliot Prize.

    Chapter 1: Ralph Fletcher begins his book by telling of his many visits to writing classrooms across the country. He says that he saw a lack of enthusiasm in the boy writers again and again and decided he wanted to learn more about boys as writers. He read Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture. Reviews the book "Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular culture," by Thomas Newkirk. MISREADING MASCULINITY (Book). // Teacher Magazine;May, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p Reviews the book 'Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture,' by Thomas Newkirk. Refilling your cup New titles to pick up!


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In "Misreading Masculinity," he encourages us not to compare boys and girls but to discover and value their differences. Newkirk uses in-depth interviews with students to hear about their reading/writing preferences first hand. Throughout the book, Newkirk discusses the differences more closely and provides suggestions for closing the gender by: Misreading Masculinity book.

Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community Misreading Masculinity book readers. Post-Columbine has been a time when the issues of popular cu /5.

Thomas Newkirk is the author of numerous Heinemann titles, including Embarrassment, Minds Made for Stories, The Art of Slow Reading, The Performance of Self in Student Writing (winner of the NCTE's David H. Russell Award), and Misreading Masculinity/5(3). In "Misreading Masculinity," he encourages us not to compare boys and girls but to discover and value their differences.

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Misreading Masculinity Essential Questions How do we socially and academically view "masculine texts?" -socially: "narrow texts" -a strict set of beliefs about them academically: contemporary crisis of declining moral values and academic standards -that the influence of.

Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture: Part 2 Newkirk opens chapter 3 discussing why kids feel resistant towards reading, “ Too often the argument for reading is made by those who have spent their lives as insiders; the pleasures of solitary reading are so obvious, the value of reading so self-evident, that we fail to.

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Since starting the Art of Manliness, I’ve read a boatload of books about masculinity, manliness, and simply being a man. There are books out there on every aspect of the male experience from practical skills like carving a turkey and dressing well to sociological studies on what it means to be a man in history and modern society to more poetic.

Misreading Masculinity Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture. In this book Tom Newkirk takes an up-close and personal look at elementary boys and their relationship to sports, movies, video games, and other venues of popular culture. Unlike the alarmists, he sees these media not as enemies of literacy, but as resources for literacy.

Misreading Masculinity Thursday, Novem Quotes to Use in Presentation pg 1 "The next day he came to school " p. 70 "Boys' traditional favorites-information books, humor, science fiction, and action stories- are often treated as subliterature, something that a reader should move beyond as he moves toward realistic fiction.

Although I tagged this book as one that boy's will enjoy, it is really for the teacher looking for an understanding of what draws boys to reading. Thomas Newkirk's misreading masculinity is a great resource that explores how boys see the world/5(2). Misreading Masculinity (eBook) In this book Tom Newkirk takes an up-close and personal look at elementary boys and their relationship to sports, movies, video games, and other venues of popular culture.

Unlike the alarmists, he sees these media not as enemies of literacy, but as resources for literacy. Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture / Edition 1 available in Paperback. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 08/09/ Publisher: Heinemann. Publish your book with B&N.

Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® Price: $ Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture. Newkirk, Thomas This book takes an up-close and personal look at elementary school boys and their relationship to sports, movies, video games, and other avenues of popular by:   Misreading Masculinity: Boys, Literacy, and Popular Culture: Part 3 Newkirk opens chapter five defining violence and coming to the most challenging arguments for me in his book.

He defines violence as “ the intentional infliction of pain (emotional or physical) on a living creature, obviously most serious when it is on another human being. Jared Yates Sexton’s “The Man They Wanted Me To Be” explores the harmful effects of expectations of masculinity on American men.

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