There’s something for everyone this week, whether you’re coming to CCCC or not! We’re working hard to make CCCC a great experience for those who are attending and for those who want to follow along on-line. Here are the plans:
Not Traveling to CCCC?
We’re excited to announce that Karin Evans, Marisa Klages, J. Elizabeth Clark, Jeannie Irene Waller and Beth Wheeler will be blogging basic writing sessions at CCCC. Later today, we’ll “introduce the bloggers” here at the CBW blog. Follow along all during CCCC on the CBW Facebook Page and right here on the CBW blog.
Want more than blogging? No problem! On Saturday, 24 March 2012, we’ll have a special LIVE EVENT to continue our discussions about the state of Basic Writing:
Continue hanging out with us LIVE at CCCCs. The roundtable “There’s Nothing Basic about Basic Writing” will be on Saturday, March 24, 2012, from 12:30-1:45pm (CDT). If you are at CCCCs, please join us in the Renaissance Hotel, Landmark Ballroom, Salon 2, Lobby Level. If you are not making it to CCCCs this year, join us online here: https://connect.odu.edu/ccccbwroundtable/
We will be using Adobe Connect. Test your computer to make sure you can join us by going here: https://connect.odu.edu/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm
Coming to CCCC in person? Here’s a quick guide to Basic Writing events at CCCC and places to connect with other basic writing faculty:
Wednesday, 21 March 2012: Join us all day for the Council on Basic Writing pre-conference workshop (W7) featuring Bruce Horner, Mike Rose, Peter Adams and many others!
Wednesday, 21 March 2012from 5:00-6:30 p.m.: Join us for a Wine, Cheese, and Technologies Reception sponsored by Pearson and CBW in Room 223 at the Conference Center.
Thursday, 22 March 2012: Join us for the Basic Writing Special Interest Group (SIG) TSIG.13 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM.
We’ve also gathered a listing of panels on Basic Writing at CCCC this year. See the day-by-day schedule here: http://wp.me/ptz6M-3l
And, be sure to attend the featured BASIC WRITING SESSION (!!!!) with Mike Rose, Peter Adams, and Lynn Troyka on THURSDAY, 3/22 at 1:45-3:00 p.m.
See you on-line or in St. Louis!