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Lecturer in Workplace Writing at Arizona State University; start August 2013

Arizona State University-English Department an academic unit of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Job Rank: Lecturer


Specialty Areas: Lecturer in Workplace Writing


Anticipated Start Date: August 2013

Lecturer in Second Language Writing at Arizona State University--Start August 2013

Arizona State University-English Department an academic unit of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Job Rank: Lecturer


Specialty Areas: Lecturer in Second Language Writing

Anticipated Start Date: August 2013

Discussing the "Framework for Success" at Conference in China

At the Higher Education Creativity Conference co-sponosred by Arizona State University and Sichuan University in Chengdu, Sichuan Provincce of China, this past week, I had the great privilege of discussing how ASU Writing Programs has used the CWPA/ NWP/ NCTE  Framework for Success in Postsecondary Writing to guide a discussion of what we value in student writing.  My presentation at the conference focused on ASU Writing Programs teachers' work to articulate how we recognize, cultivate, and reward creativity in student writing.

 

A PowerPoint slideshow is attached.

CFP: Game of Words, Words of Play: Essays on the Terminology of Videogame Theory

***Call for Proposals*** Game of Words, Words of Play: Essays on the Terminology of Videogame Theory

This call seeks essays devoted to the terminology of videogame theory and videogame studies for an edited anthology forthcoming from McFarland & Company, Inc. Publishers in 2012.

Virtual identity vs. “real” identity vs. projective identity.

Ergodic gameplay.

Simulacra and simulation.

Avatars, agents, and cyber-beings.

Flow.

Procedural rhetoric.

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Instructor positions in ASU Writing Programs

Please note: the search announced below is ongoing, as we have not filled all available positions. Our next round of review will include all applicants whose files are complete by June 1, 2011. The position is for a full-time, nine-month appointment, with benefits, beginning in August 2011.
 

CFP: for collection on Environmental Rhetoric: Ecologies of Place

Call for Proposals for a collection

Environmental Rhetoric: Ecologies of Place

Peter N. Goggin, editor

Whatever a sustainable society may be, it must be built on the most realistic view of the human condition possible. Whatever the perspectives of its founders, it must be resilient enough to tolerate the stresses of human recalcitrance.
--David Orr

A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability, and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise.

Instructor Positions Available in Writing Programs at Arizona State University - Tempe

Instructor in Composition and Rhetoric

Required: MA in Rhetoric and Composition or related discipline; demonstrated post-secondary teaching experience in composition.

Associate Professor Rhetoric and Composition Arizona State University (Tempe)

Associate Professor in Rhetoric and Composition

The Department of English at Arizona State University (ASU) (http://www.asu.edu/clas/english) seeks associate professor and scholar-teacher in rhetoric and composition with recognized body of scholarship related to curriculum development in rhetoric and writing appropriate to rank. The Rhetoric and Composition faculty contribute to realizing ASU’s profile as a New American University.

CFP 2010 Western States Rhetoric and Literacy Conference October 22-23 (due May 21)

2010 Western States Rhetoric abnd Literacy Conference
CALL FOR PROPOSALS

October 22-23, 2010
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico

2010 Conference Theme: Transforming Rhetoric: Discovery and Change

Keynote Speaker: Maureen Daly Goggin, Arizona State University
“The Legacy of Richard E. Young:
Embodying and Theorizing Rhetoric as Discovery and Change”

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