ERIC Number: ED333426
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Centers for Collaboration: Diversity for the New Decade: Selected Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Midwest Writing Centers Association (32nd, St. Cloud, Minnesota, October 5-6, 1990).
Healy, Dave, Comp.
This packet contains 10 selected papers on writing centers in both secondary and post-secondary settings: "Keynote Address: Collaboration, Control, and the Idea of a Writing Center" (Andrea A. Lunsford); "Diversifying for Disabilities: Making Writing a Mode of Encouragement" (Laurie Bertamus); "When Cultures Collide: The Effects of Hidden Taboos and Cultural Orientation on Students, Tutors, and Administrators" (Kathleen Cahill); "Conference Groups in the Writing Center: Shared Resources" (Richard Carr and others); "Wendy, The Potato Head Kids, and Me: Dealing With Sexist Representations in Language, or Un-Wrapping the Hamburger" (Michael Dickel); "Reattainment of Writing Expertise of Adult Reentering College Students" (F. David Gilman and others); "Contrastive Rhetoric and Tutoring ESL Writers" (James H. Robinson and others); "How Different Writer-Respondent Relationships Affect Collaboration" (Carol Severino); "Tutoring Writing from the Psychiatrist's Couch" (Elizabeth A. Spaeth and others); and "Establishing a High School Writing Lab" (Anne Wright). (PRA)
Descriptors: Adult Students, Audience Response, Collaborative Writing, Cultural Context, English (Second Language), Higher Education, Psychoeducational Methods, Reentry Students, Sexism in Language, Special Needs Students, Tutoring, Writing Difficulties, Writing Improvement, Writing Laboratories, Writing Teachers, Writing Workshops
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Midwest Writing Centers Association, Minneapolis, MN.