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Sneaky Kid and Its Aftermath: Ethics and Intimacy in Fieldwork
Brad--a schizophrenic school dropout and 'sneaky kid'--first appeared as a squatter near Harry Wolcott's forest home. He becomes Wolcott's subject in a long-term life history on how the educational system can fail students. Wolcott's trilogy of articles based on their years of interviews were well-received...until he admitted to an intimate relationship with the young man ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published August 15th 2002 by Altamira Press
(first published January 1st 2002)
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I've never read a book like. It is the first one in which I have known the main character personally very well. The main character is Harry Wolcott, famed ethnographer, founder and editor of the journal Anthropology and Education Quarterly, and my instructor in a graduate class on qualitative methods in education at Arizona State University in 1980. Just months before Harry came to teach the course at ASU he was walking around the 20 acres where he had a house in Oregon and found a 20 year old k ...more