Young Adult Lit/Crit

February 8, 2008

CNN correlation

Filed under: DOES MY HEAD LOOK BIG IN THIS? — kariredmond @ 4:42 pm

I was browsing the news on and saw this that might be of interest to those who are thinking about using DOES MY HEAD with their students.




  1. Great resource for DOES MY HEAD as well as some other titles that will work with it. Thanks for sharing Kari. KES

    Comment by sunyprof — February 8, 2008 @ 7:28 pm

  2. Kari,

    Thanks for opening my eyes even wider to the strict dress code and inhumane treatment of (many) Iraqi women. Issues, such as this one, go unnoticed by American young adults unless told in their vernacular. Such a frightening and depressing reality, translating it into a YA literary piece seems like the best way to convey’s message to adolescents. Thanks for the article.


    Comment by jexter1 — February 9, 2008 @ 10:46 am

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