Teaching When the World Is on Fire

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Price
$25.99  $23.91
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
384
Dimensions
5.7 X 1.1 X 8.5 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781620974315

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About the Author

MacArthur Award winner Lisa Delpit is the Felton G. Clark Professor of Education at Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The author of Other People's Children and Multiplication Is for White People, and co-editor (with Joanne Kilgour Dowdy) of The Skin That We Speak (all published by The New Press), she lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Reviews

Praise for Teaching When the World Is on Fire
Named one of "Our Favorite Books for Educators in 2019" by Greater Good Magazine

"Teaching When the World Is on Fire is the perfect blueprint. . . . We can't change this world or put out these fires unless we engage and activate the minds and hearts of ourselves and our students. That process starts in these pages."
--Ms.

Praise for Lisa Delpit's Other People's Children
"A godsend."
--Quarterly Black Review

"Phenomenal."
--The San Francisco Review of Books

Praise for Lisa Delpit's "Multiplication is for White People"
"Highly recommended."
--Choice

"Illuminating."
--Publishers Weekly

"Thought-provoking. "
--Harvard Educational Review

"[A] much-needed review of the American educational system."
--Kirkus Review

"Words of wisdom."
--Diane Ravitch