Generaciones Narratives
John Scenters-Zapico

RELEASED: March 2010

The goal of the CCDP imprint is to honor traditional academic values of rigorous peer review and intellectual excellence, but at the same time to create a venue for innovative digital scholarship and expression in the field of English composition and rhetoric. Volumes in the CCDP series are published under a Creative Commons copyright license, and are available open-access by clicking here:

Generaciones' Narratives

The pursuit and Practice of Traditional and Electronic Literacies on the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands

John Scenters-Zapico

Generaciones will inform teachers, students, and administrators interested in traditional literacy, electronic literacy, bilingualism, Latino/a studies, and media literacies. This project showcases the rise of technological literacies across generations and within the marginalized population on the U.S.-Mexico border will better understand literacy experiences in niche locations. Supported with information from more than a hundred surveys and interviews, forty Generaciones' participants argue their own cases for the validity and value inherent in these paths through story-based responses and video interviews.

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