CFP and Invitation: WAC 2006

Please distribute to colleagues across the curriculum, and y'all come to South Carolina in the spring!

Eighth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference
May 18-20, 2006
The Conference Center & Inn at Clemson University
Clemson, South Carolina
http://www.clemson.edu/pearce/wac2006

Proposal Deadline: September 26, 2005.

We are delighted to announce the Eighth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference. We encourage proposals from all disciplines and from cross-disciplinary teams on a wide range of topics of interest to faculty, graduate students, and administrators at two- and four-year colleges. These topics include:

· WAC: Writing Across the Curriculum
· WID: Writing in the Disciplines
· CAC: Communication Across the Curriculum, which includes oral, visual, digital, and written communication
· ECAC: Electronic Communication Across the Curriculum.

We invite proposals of five session types: individual presentations; full panels; roundtable sessions; poster sessions; and pre-conference workshops. In addition, we invite submission of proposals in the following broad categories:

Theme A: Teaching: Using WAC, WID, CAC, or ECAC in Teaching Disciplinary Courses

Theme B: Research, History, Theory, and Contemporary Practice

Theme C: Program Design, Implementation, Administration, Outreach, and Assessment

Theme D: WAC, CAC, and Technology

Theme E: The Politics of WAC

Theme F: Cross Thematic and Other Related Topics

For program proposal forms and additional conference information, please see our website http://www.clemson.edu/pearce/wac2006. Please also feel free to contact the conference planners at wac2006-L@clemson.edu or fax, 864.656.1846. You may also contact the conference co-directors: Art Young and Kathi Yancey, 864.656.3062, Department of English, 616 Strode Tower, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0523.

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Donna Reiss dreiss@wordsworth2.net
Department of English, Clemson University, dreiss@clemson.edu
http://www.clemson.edu/~dreiss
Professor Emeritus, English-Humanities, Tidewater Community College
WordsWorth2 Communications and Consulting http://wordsworth2.net
203 Grove Drive, Clemson, SC 29631-2310 ~^~ 864-654-2886
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