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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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Biographical Note

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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