Writing 39C Theme Texts

Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond (2016)

The Death and Life of the Great American School System by Diane Ravitch (2016)

Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel by Carl Safina (2015)

How to Talk about Videogames by Ian Bogost  (2015)

Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis by Robert D. Putnam (2015)

Hate Crimes in Cyberspace by Danielle Keats Citron (2014)

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (2012)

Bird on Fire: Lessons from the World's Least Sustainable City by Andrew Ross (2011)

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot (2011)

Freedom For the Thought That We Hate by Anthony Lewis (2010)

Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance by Atul Gawande (2008)

Global Woman: Nannies, Maids, and Sex Workers by Barbara Ehrenreich (2004)