Susan Weinstein is an assistant professor of English at Louisiana State University, where she directs the secondary English concentration. Her research focuses on youth writing practices.

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I Shine with the Rhythm: Rap Writing, Literate Identity and Academic Achievement

This presentation explores the writing practices of several young African American men, looking at the ways that the writing of rap lyrics affects their self-image and their academic success.

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