Considered the ways writers circulate texts on their own and the choices required along the way: the media chosen, the tools fashioned, the communities formed, and the risks taken throughout the process. Course evaluations: [Spring 2013] [Spring 2015]
Taught methods of historiography by reading about and writing microhistories of student activism at Syracuse throughout the 20th century. Course evaluations: [Spring 2014]
Professional communication through the study of audience, purpose, and ethics. Rhetorical problem-solving principles applied to diverse professional writing tasks and situations. Course evaluations: [Fall 2011] [Fall 2014]
WRT 331: Peer Consultant Practicum [pdf]
Introduction to theories and methods of writing consultation. Topics include: social dynamics, grammar, ESL, LD, critical reading, writing process. Practices: observations, roles playing, peer groups, one-on-one. Writing intensive.
WRT 430: Advanced Experience in Writing Consultation
Students scheduled 30 hours of consulting, wrote an experience paper, and met regularly with me.
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