English Education

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Representing Childhood and Atrocity

Edited by Victoria Nesfield & Philip Smith
Subjects: Literature

Examines the ways in which writers and artists have attempted to address children’s experience of atrocity.

The Other Side of Pedagogy

Delineates Lacan’s theory of the four discourses as a practical framework through which faculty can reflect on where their students are, developmentally, and where they might go.

Vernacular Insurrections

By Carmen Kynard
Subjects: Education

Relates Black Freedom Movements to literacy education.

The Way Literacy Lives

Challenges an autonomous model of literacy instruction in favor of one that recognizes and builds on students’ facility in navigating other rhetorical contexts.

The Locations of Composition

Explores the concepts of space and place within composition studies.

Anne Sexton

The poet’s life as a teacher.

Writing Environments

Including interviews with several of America's leading environmental writers, this volume addresses the intersections between writing and nature.

Insurrections

Edited by Andrea Greenbaum
Foreword by Gary A. Olson
Subjects: Education

Explores theoretical and pedagogical approaches to "resistance," showing how this concept plays out in the college writing classroom.

Negation, Subjectivity, and The History of Rhetoric

Examines the principles of historiography that are generally applied to writing what we call "The History of Rhetoric. " Focusing on the Sophists Gorgias and Isocrates, and on how each has been received and refigured by historians, the book moves beyond

Order and Partialities

Looks at the political and cultural issues involved in teaching postcolonial literatures and theories.

Approaches to Computer Writing Classrooms

This text provides a variety of practical and theoretical approaches to computer classroom design. Pedagogical, ethical, and political issues are discussed as well as nuts-and-bolts construction, adapting ...

On Literacy and Its Teaching

This book recognizes and embraces the complexities of modern English teaching. It presents English teachers and teacher educators with a critical view of current professional issues and concerns in the ...

Bilingualism through Schooling

Bilingualism Through Schooling is a comprehensive survey of bilingual education. It shows how bilingual schooling can have a double impact by providing students with functional second-language competence, ...