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Facing the center : toward an identity politics of one-to-one mentoring
Author(s):Denny, Harry C.
Saying and silence : listening to composition with Bakhtin
[I]f there is a single, guiding assumption that underwrites these essays, it is that within the dialogues we commence with our students, our publics, and ourselves, there is ample warrant for hope?hope that through the ...
Changing of knowledge in composition : contemporary perspectives, The
Author(s):Massey, Lance; Gebhardt, Richard C.
What we really value : beyond rubrics in teaching and assessing writing
The result of a long-term study of one university's introductory composition program, Broad's approach to mapping the values that inform writing evaluation is empirically grounded, painstakingly analyzed, yet flexible, ...
Discord and direction : the postmodern writing program administrator
Author(s):McGee, Sharon James; Handa, Carolyn
The argument of this collection is that the cultural and intellectual legacies of postmodernism impinge, significantly and daily, on the practice of the Writing Program Administrator. WPAs work in spaces where they must ...
Writing across contexts : transfer, composition, and sites of writing
Author(s):Yancey, Kathleen Blake; Robertson, Liane; Taczak, Kara
Addressing how composers transfer both knowledge about and practices of writing, Writing across Contexts explores the grounding theory behind a specific composition curriculum called Teaching for Transfer (TFT) and analyzes ...
Working with faculty writers
Author(s):Geller, Anne Ellen; Eodice, Michele
The imperative to write and to publish is a relatively new development in the history of academia, yet it is now a significant factor in the culture of higher education. Working with Faculty Writers takes a broad view of ...
Noise from the writing center
In Noise from the Writing Center, Boquet develops a theory of ''noise'' and excess as an important element of difference between the pedagogy of writing centers and the academy in general. Addressing administrative issues, ...
Field of dreams : independent writing programs and the future of composition studies, A
Author(s):O'Neill, Peggy; Crow, Angela; Burton, Larry W.
Center will hold : critical perspectives on writing center scholarship, The
Author(s):Pemberton, Michael A.; Kinkead, Joyce
In The Center Will Hold, Pemberton and Kinkead have compiled a major volume of essays on the signal issues of scholarship that have established the writing center field and that the field must successfully address in the ...