Civil and Human Rights Themes in Dr. Seuss' The Sneetches and Yertle the Turtle

Law scholars talked about civil and human rights themes in Dr. Seuss' in The Sneetches and Yertle the Turtle. Among the topics they… read more

Law scholars talked about civil and human rights themes in Dr. Seuss' in The Sneetches and Yertle the Turtle. Among the topics they addressed were personal rights and identity, racial literacy, and Dr. Seuss' approach in describing the sneetches. Following their presentations panelists answered audience members questions.

“Personal Rights of Identity in The Sneetches and Yertle the Turtle was part of a New York Law School Law Review and New York Law School Racial Justice Project event titled, "Exploring Civil Society through the Writings of Dr.*Seuss.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Mar 23, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 26, 2013

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  • Mar 23, 2013 | 11:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 24, 2013 | 3:43am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 26, 2013 | 9:38am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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