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Darsie Bowden

Research Interests

Composition theory and pedagogy; writing program administration; literacy studies; language and linguistics; style; writing assessment

Courses Recently Taught

  • WRD 103:  Composition and Rhetoric I
  • WRD 206:  Style for Writers
  • WRD 330:  Language and Linguistics
  • WRD 309/550 - International Writing Centers and Writing Programs
  • WRD 551: Teaching Apprenticeship Program
  • WRD 540:  Teaching Writing
  • WRD 542: Urban Literacies
  • NMS 509: Documentary Screenwriting

Selected Scholarship

  • “Reframing the Conversation: Can the Outcomes Statement Help?”  The WPA Outcomes Statement: A Decade Later.  Eds. Nicholas Behm, Gregory Glau, Deborah Holdstein, Duane Roen and Edward M. White.  Anderson, SC: Parlor Press, 2013
  • Voice and Style.”  Concepts in Composition: Theory and Practice in the Teaching of Writing, 2nd ed. Ed., Irene L. Clark, New York:  Routledge, 2012
  • National Conversation on Writing (film) with Peter Vandenberg - 24-minute documentary film, produced with Linda Adler-Kassner and Dominic delli Carpini for the Network for Media Action (WPA). 2007  (not peer reviewed)
  • Writing for Film:  The Basics of Screenwriting.  Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.  May, 2006.
  • “Small Group Instructional Diagnosis: A Method for Enhancing Writing Instruction.”  WPA:  Journal of the Council of Writing Program Administrators 28.1/2 (Fall 2004): 115-136.
  • The Mythology of Voice.  Heinemann-Boynton/Cook.  1999.

Selected Professional Activities

Council of Writing Program Administrators Task Force Chair, Revising the WPA Learning

  • Statement: A Decade Later.  Eds. Nicholas Behm, Gregory Glau, Deborah Holdstein, Duane Roen and Edward M. White.  Anderson, SC: Parlor Press, 2013
  • Voice and Style.”  Concepts in Composition: Theory and Practice in the Teaching of Writing, 2nd ed. Ed., Irene L. Clark, New York:  Routledge, 2012
  • National Conversation on Writing (film) with Peter Vandenberg - 24-minute documentary film, produced with Linda Adler-Kassner and Dominic delli Carpini for the Network for Media Action (WPA). 2007  (not peer reviewed)
  • Writing for Film:  The Basics of Screenwriting.  Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.  May, 2006.
  • “Small Group Instructional Diagnosis: A Method for Enhancing Writing Instruction.”  WPA:  Journal of the Council of Writing Program Administrators 28.1/2 (Fall 2004): 115-136.
  • The Mythology of Voice.  Heinemann-Boynton/Cook.  1999.
 

Curriculum Vitae