Debra Busman



You Gotta Be Ready for Some Serious Truth to Be Spoken

Busman describes the process of truth-speaking when asking students to connect their lives with broader issues of power and powerlessness. Bearing witness is an essential part of facing hard truths, which can lead to the linking of creative writing to social activism.

youth, multiculturalism, new pedagogy, racism — United States, truth, women — United States — social conditions, writing

Citation: Social Justice Vol. 29, No. 4 (2002): 150-152