Lower Price Hill http://wvxu.org en "The Road Out" from Lower Price Hill http://wvxu.org/post/road-out-lower-price-hill <p><a href="http://www.theroadout.net/"><strong>Deborah Hicks</strong></a> is a longtime writer and educator, employed by <strong>Duke University</strong>, and a Harvard graduate. But she’s possibly made the biggest impact in her life in Cincinnati’s Lower Price Hill neighborhood. Her new book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Road-Out-Teachers-Odyssey-America/dp/0520266498/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1363351224&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=deborah+hicks+the+road+out"><strong>The Road Out: A Teacher’s Odyssey in Poor America</strong></a>, recounts her effort to influence the lives of seven girls, all living in poverty with limited dreams, using literature to show them the possibilities of a better life. She joins Mark Perzel to discuss her time in Cincinnati and her highly acclaimed book in advance of her appearance at <a href="http://www.josephbeth.com/"><strong>Joseph Beth Booksellers</strong></a> at Rookwood on March 30.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 05:30:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 10513 at http://wvxu.org "The Road Out" from Lower Price Hill