Instructor interview for Place-Based WAC/WID writing instruction in Social Work, clip 18 of 21

Place-based WAC/WID Hui
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Brief excerpt from interview: What does local mean? It means location. It means place-based. All of us are local to some place. We define local a bit differently here because you have one population that is a First Nation people. They are indigenous, but you have other people who have made this home, and they've incorporated that notion of place to their identity, too. But, there isn't a place that isn't some place.
This item includes a segment of an an instructor interview in a Writing Intensive course in Social Work at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. The interview was conducted in 2013 and in this clip the interviewee is discussing the meaning of local in the context of a place like Hawaiʻi.
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DeMattos, Mike. 'Instructor interview for Place-Based WAC/WID writing instruction in Social Work, clip 18 of 21.' Interview with Jim Henry and Dawne Bost. Scholarspace. Sep. 2015. Web.
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