Microhistories of Composition

""Microhistory explores dialectical interaction of history and cultural history, enabling historians to examine uncommon sites, objects, and agents of historical significance that are overlooked by social history and restricted to local effects by cultural history, and is ideally suited fo...

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Other Authors: McComiskey, Bruce, 1963- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Logan : Utah State University Press, [2016]
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
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Table of Contents:
  • "At a Hinge of History" in 1963 : Rereading Disciplinary Origins in Composition / Annie S. Mendenhall
  • The 1979 Ottowa Conference and Its Inscriptions : Phelps A Canadian Moment in American Rhetoric and Composition / Louise Wetherbee Phelps
  • Journal Editors in the Archives : Reportage as Microhistory / Kelly Ritter
  • History of a Broken Thing : The Multi-Journal Special Issue on Electronic Publication / Cheryl E. Ball and Douglas Eyman
  • "Bodily Pedagogies" and the Act of Reading : Women's Rhetorical Education and the School of Expression at the Turn of the Twentieth Century / Suzanne Bordelon
  • Teaching Grammar to Improve Student Writing? : Revisiting the Bateman-Zidonis Report of 1966 / James T. Zebroski
  • Who Was Warren Taylor? : A Microhistorical Footnote to Berlin's Rhetoric and Reality / David Stock
  • Remembering Roger Garrison : Composition Studies and the Star-Making Machine / Neal Lerner
  • Elizabeth Ervin and the Problems of Civic Engagement : A Composition Teacher's Struggle to Teach Public Argument / David Gold
  • Going Public with Ken Macrorie / Brian Gogan
  • Against the Rhetoric and Composition Christine Martorana, Grain : A Microhistorical View / Jacob Craig, Matt Davis, Josh Mehler, Kendra Mitchell, Antony N. Ricks, Bret Zawilski, and Kathleen Blake Yancey.