Category: What’s New in Basic Writing
Updated Schedule for the CBW Workshop at CCCC 2019 (3/13/2019)
Please join us for an exciting day discussing Basic Writing and composition. We look forward to this annual gathering to network, share ideas, and explore Basic Writing pedagogy & theory. This year, CBW is featured as a strand in the all-day TYCA conference. So, if you have registered for the TYCA conference (or just for…
CBW 2019 Is On The Way!
As we get ready for CBW 2019, CBW Board Members share what they are most excited about this year! Marisa Klages, our co-chair is looking forward to connecting with colleagues. Jason Evans says, “I’m looking forward to a chance to think constructively about basic writing with colleagues from across the country, the first-ever TYCA national…
Basic Writing at CCCC 2017
Here’s the 2017 quick guide to CCCC sessions on basic writing, developmental writing, and ALP. The following sessions are full panels devoted to these topics or have a presentation on a panel. Wednesday, 15 March 2017 W.07 Implementing Long-Term Changes to Basic Writing Programs in Local Contexts All day pre-conference workshop hosted by the Council…
Open Business Meeting
Michael Hill, CBW Co-Chair, opened the business meeting by welcoming everyone! The open business meeting is focused on making sure that we get lots of input from our basic writing community! Agenda: 1. WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS We had the opportunity to hear from colleagues around the country and hear some of the exciting research and scholarship faculty…
Call for Papers: BWe Special Issue
2014 BWe Special Issue: Call for Submissions Basic Writing, Community Engagement, and Interdisciplinarity Guest Editor: Tom Peele, Long Island University, Brooklyn Click here for the on-line version of the CFP: http://bwe.ccny.cuny.edu/cfp_bw_community_engagement.html Click here for the PDF of the CFP: CFP Basic Writing and Community Engagement
Check Out the Beautifully Redesigned BWe!
BWe has moved! And, there’s a brand new double issue of BWe, Multimodal Composing: Opportunities and Challenges in Basic Writing Contexts, now available. Kudos to BWe editor Barbara Gleason for such fantastic work! You’ll enjoy the fascinating articles in this issue. Also, you’ll love the new site design. CBW executive board member, the amazing Lynn Reid (who also served…