Reminiscences of Emily Moore : oral history, 2002.
|Creator: ||Moore, Emily, 1977-||Project: ||September 11, 2001 response and recovery oral history project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 51 p. sound recordings: 1 sound cassette (74 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Teacher, Stuyvesant High School.
Scope and Contents
Born in New Jersey, raised in New Jersey and Connecticut; education: Andover Academy, Princeton University, poetry studies, thesis work; career: student teaching in New Jersey, poetry department at the New Yorker, teacher at Stuyvesant High School; September 11th: arrival to school, evacuation, travel north with students, travel home; post-9/11: impact on students and teachers, race relations; response of Stuyvesant High School: reinstatement of Pledge of Allegiance, teacher support; personal reflection: return to teaching after 9/11, poetry taught in class, fear.
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