Conference on Community Writing, October 16-17, 2015, Boulder, CO -- [UPDATE]
Happy holidays, colleagues,
Is "submit a proposal to the Conference on Community Writing in Boulder, CO next October 16-17, 2015" on your holiday to do list? I hope so!
Call for papers is at the conference website: communitywriting.org
Check out our fantastic line-up of keynotes and invited speakers:
Keynotes: Eli Goldblatt and Paul Feigenbaum
Editor's Roundtable --
Kathleen Blake Yancey -- outgoing College Composition and Communications (CCCs) editor
Jonathan Alexander -- incoming CCCs editor
Michael Moore -- Community Literacy Journal editor
Cristina Kirklighter --Reflections: Public Rhetoric, Civic Writing, and Service Learning editor
Tara Lockhart -- Literacy in Composition Studies editor
Juli Parrish -- Literacy in Composition Studies editor
DeepThink Tanks (action-oriented working sessions):
Community Literacy: Eli Goldblatt (Temple University), Paul Feigenbaum (Florida International University), David Jolliffe (Brown Chair in English Literacy at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville); Tiffany Rousculp (Salt Lake Community College); David Farnan (Director of Boulder Public Library System); Eric Schmidt (Family Learning Center of Boulder, CO)
Poverty, Homelessness, and Prisons: Paula Mathieu (Boston College); Phyllis Ryder (George Washington University); Tobi Jacobi (Colorado State University); Stephen Hartnett (University of Colorado Denver); Isabel McDevitt (Executive Director of Bridge House); Mike Homner (Board of Directors BOHO)
Resilient Communities: Derek Owens (St. John's University); John Ackerman (University of Colorado Boulder); Caroline Gottschalk Druschke (University of Rhode Island); Bridie McGreavy (Unviersity of Maine); David Driskill (Executive Director of Community Planning and Sustainability for City of Boulder)
Professionalization and Infrastructure: Jeff Grabill (Michigan State University); Steve Parks (Syracuse University); Veronica House (University of Colorado Boulder); Ben Kirshner (Director of CU Engage at CU-Boulder); Stephanie Schooley (Executive Director of Campus Compact of the Mountain West)
Come join us! Please submit your proposal for an individual presentation, panel, or workshop by February 2, 2015. Feel free to email me with any questions.
Veronica House, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Service-Learning and Outreach
Program for Writing and Rhetoric
University of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, CO 80309