UPDATE: CFP Deadline Fast Approaching! Writing Democracy (March 9-11, 2011)
March 9-11, 2011
Writing Democracy: A Rhetoric of (T)Here
Deadline 1/15, but open to brief extension if requested.
John Duffy, University of Notre Dame: "After Arizona: First Year Writing and a Rhetoric of Ethical Practice"
David Gold, University of Tennessee: "Beyond Recovery: Contemporary Challenges in Rhetoric and Composition Historiography"
Michelle Hall Kells, University of New Mexico: "Writing Democracies: What the Mexican-American Civil Rights Movement Can Teach Us About Civic Literacy in the 21st Century"
David Jolliffe, University of Arkansas: "Writing Democracies: Community Arts and Community Learning as Anecdote to Co-Curricular Poverty"
Nancy Welch, University of Vermont, "What We Teach When We Teach (Only) Moderation and Civility"
Elenore Long, Arizona State University: "The Politics of Performance: Gambian-American College Writers Flip the Script on Aid to Africa"
Jerrold Hirsch, Truman State University, author of Portrait of America: A Cultural History of the Federal Writers Project (title of presentation TBA)
You don't want to miss this!
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