Adventures in racist attitudes;Letter
So what resources does TES recommend? In TES Primary magazine in the same issue we find a glowing review by Michael Thorn of the recently-reissued Adventure series by Willard Price. He says "So what, if the basis of the plots is impossible to credit?" So what, he might have added, if these stories are based on institutionalised racism that is astonished that a "quick-brained savage was able to pick up English" (Cannibal Adventure).
As long as publishers continue to reissue titles like these is it surprising that we have a long way to go in redressing racist attitudes?
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