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Asian american literature: discourses and pedagogies 3 (2012) 80-87 kevin escudero is a phd candidate in the department of ethnic studies at the university of california, berkeley his dissertation examines the activism of undocumented immigrant. Classic literature revisit the classic novels you read (or didn't read) in school with reviews, analysis, and study guides of the most acclaimed and beloved books from around the world. American literature at the movies this list contains novels or short stories by american authors that have been turned into movies (made for tv or theater) or short television mini-series which can be watched as long movies.
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