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Recent Lectures & Publications

  • “In Another Dress: Teaching, Aging, and Productive Pedagogical Tension.” Special Issue of Literacy in Composition Studies, forthcoming 2018.
  • "Inventing the Writing Program: How to Name What We Do When, However Old, It's New." Association of Departments of English Bulletin, forthcoming 2018.
  • “Alternative Writing Assignments.” Washington and Lee University.  Lexington VA: August 26, 2016.
  • “Unconventional Writing Instruction.” Millsaps College.  Jackson, MS: October 27, 2016.


Recent Articles

  • “Elizabeth’s Bishop’s Believing as Seeing, Seeing As, and Travelling Blind,” in special issue of Religions, edited by Kevin Hart (October, 2016).
  • “Thinking the Poem: Elizabeth Bishop’s Transcendental ‘Crusoe in England’ (For Example),” in Garry Hagberg, ed., Wittgenstein and Philosophical Aesthetics (London: Palgrave, 2016).
  • “Demonstrating Rhetoric in Wharton’s Ethan Frome” (in manuscript). 
  • “Rhetoric and Poetry,” (with Thomas Sloane), Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetics (2010).
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