Understanding Literacy in Our Lives: First-Year Writing Perspectives
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This collection of texts aims at making writing studies and New Literacy Studies accessible and relevant to first-year writers across all disciplines. Writers with different experience levels and a wide range of goals will benefit from learning how to study reading, writing, communication, literacy, and education with the tools available from the discipline of writing. The essays contained in this text are strong examples of first-year writers investigating a wide range of contexts to better understand the literacies that make up their lives. Written by Julie Townsend and various authors. Edited by Julie Townsend.
MSL Academic Endeavors
first-year writing, writing studies, New Literacy Studies, open pedagogy, student-centered writing, student voices, research writing, student example essays, activity theory, actor-network theory
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Townsend, Julie, "Understanding Literacy in Our Lives: First-Year Writing Perspectives" (2021). MSL Academic Endeavors eBooks. 27.
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