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Writing centers and the new racism : a call for sustainable dialogue and change
Contributor:Greenfield, Laura; Rowan, Karen
Noting a lack of sustained and productive dialogue about race in university writing center scholarship, the editors of this volume have created a rich resource for writing center tutors, administrators, and scholars. ...
Building writing center assessments that matter
Contributor:Schendel, Ellen; Macauley, William J.
No less than other divisions of the college or university, contemporary writing centers find themselves within a galaxy of competing questions and demands that relate to assessment--questions and demands that usually embed ...
The politics of writing studies : reinventing our universities from below
Drawing from pivotal texts in the field of writing studies, The Politics of Writing Studies shows how the use and abuse of contingent faculty at institutions of higher education affect the efficacy and perceived status of ...
Crossing divides : exploring translingual writing pedagogies and programs
Contributor:Horner, Bruce; Tetreault, Laura
Crossing Divides offers diverse perspectives from leading scholars on the design and implementation of translingual writing pedagogies and programs--provided by publisher.
The working lives of new writing center directors
Contributor:Caswell, Nicole I.; Grutsch McKinney, Jackie; Jackson, Rebecca
Longitudinal qualitative studies that looks at the individual professional lives of nine new writing center directors' labor. The authors adopt case study and interview methodologies to examine the labor these directors ...
National healing : race, state, and the teaching of composition
In National Healing, author Claude Hurlbert persuasively relates nationalism to institutional racism and contends that these are both symptoms of a national ill health afflicting American higher education and found even ...
What we are becoming : developments in undergraduate writing majors
Contributor:Giberson, Greg A.; Moriarty, Thomas A.
Greg Giberson and Tom Moriarty have collected a rich volume that offers a state-of-the-field look at the question of the undergraduate writing major, a vital issue for compositionists as the discipline continues to evolve. ...
Post-truth rhetoric and composition
An exploration of the increasingly widespread and disturbing effect of "post-truth" on public discourse in the United States. McComiskey analyzes the countless instances of doublespeak, hyperbole, fabrication, and other ...
Writing majors : eighteen program profiles
Contributor:Giberson, Greg; Nugent, Jim; Ostergaard, Lori
Writing program architecture : thirty cases for reference and research
Contributor:Finer, Bryna Siegel; White-Farnham, Jamie
Information and analysis concerning the material, logistical, and rhetorical features of a writing program, such as contracts, funding lines, and curriculum. Drawing from award-winning programs, the contributors analyze ...