Summary Of Hidden Intellectualism By Gerald Graff

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The article Hidden Intellectualism by Gerald Graff, is a alluring article that is begins with an argument based on the difference between “book smarts” and “street smarts” and later transitions to the revelation of the obscure schooling system that is a burden towards intellectualism. Graff is a professor of English and education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, he was also apart of the world's largest professional association of university scholars and teachers. The article is a relatable discussion that I personally consider to be a well thought out and a controversial topic. With his knowledge and supporting textual evidence, Graff argues for the recognition of “street smart” students and how schooling obscures the true meaning