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Africa Is Not a Country: Teaching African Culture through Picture Books
School Library Media Activities Monthly (2005)
  • Dorothy N. Bowen, Eastern Kentucky University
Abstract

When you hear a news report from Nigeria, Sudan, Kenya, or South Africa, what comes to your mind? Is it a part of the world that interestsyou? Do you listen intently to what follows? Do you view Africa as one big country or are you aware of the many languages, 7 -F7 cultures, and countries that are there? Or do you just turnoff until the next news item comes up? up?

Keywords
  • teaching african culture,
  • picture books
Publication Date
February, 2005
Citation Information
Dorothy N. Bowen. "Africa Is Not a Country: Teaching African Culture through Picture Books" School Library Media Activities Monthly Vol. 21 Iss. 6 (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dorothy_bowen/5/