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Circulating literacy : writing instruction in American periodicals, 1880-1910 / Alicia Brazeau.

Brazeau, Alicia, (author.).
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Subject: American periodicals > History.
Women's periodicals, American > History.
Periodicals in education > United States > History.
Authorship > Study and teaching > United States > History.
Literacy > United States > History.
Women > Education > United States > History.
Self-culture > United States > History.
Books and reading > United States > History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780809335459
  • ISBN: 080933545X
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (pages cm)
  • Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction : literacy by subscription -- Literacy identities : defining magazine writers -- Buying and selling literacy : the Ladies' home journal -- Joining the club : clubwomen, magazine readers, and scholars -- Special invitation to write : magazine readers as contributors -- Conclusion : subscribing to a professional writing community.
Summary: "Literacy histories, even those seeking to incorporate greater diversity in race and gender, have tended to focus on academic institutions. "Circulating Literacy" speaks to, and connects, the topics of rural studies, gender, literacy sponsorship and identity, and professionalization, arguing for value in the study of periodicals as education tools"-- Provided by publisher.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
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