Oct
26

WACtivism: Teaching Cultural Critique in an Academic Writing Course, presented by April Lidinsky

Created by gillian.daniels Employee on Oct 2, 2015

Monday, October 26, 2015 at Webinar

Starts at 4:00 PM ยท Ends at 5:00 PM, EDT (America/New_York)

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April Lidinsky

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ABOUT THE SYMPOSIUM

Learn practical and adaptable techniques for teaching cultural critique in your composition class with this Writing Across the Curriculum approach.  Inspire your students with engaging and activist practices they can use to infinity and beyond!

 

  • What makes a WAC classroom a promising place to teach cultural critique?
  • High Impact Practice ideas for in-class cultural critique
  • Writing assignments that inspire engagement

 

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

April Lidinsky (PhD, Literatures in English, Rutgers) is Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at Indiana University South Bend. She has published and delivered numerous conference papers on writing pedagogy, women's autobiography, creative nonfiction, and film, and has contributed to several textbooks on writing. She has served as acting director of the University Writing Program at Notre Dame and has won several awards for her teaching and research, including the 2015 Indiana University South Bend Distinguished Teaching Award.

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