Evolving Rhetoric of Whiteness

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2020
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Composition & Rhetoric, Popular Culture Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies, Race Studies

Whiteness is often described as too hard to see, like a fish noticing it swims in water.  It’s also hard to hear. Scholars have long pointed out how silence has been a strategic rhetoric for white people. Not speaking up about race allows white people to retain the default status as the American norm. In their 1995 article, “Whiteness: A Strategic Rhetoric,” Nakayama and Krizek attempt to reveal whiteness by exposing its performativity in daily life.

Strategies for Teaching Climate Change in the First-Year Writing Classroom [Deadline extended to July 15, 2020]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2020
Location: 
Nevada, United States
Subject Fields: 
Composition & Rhetoric, Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Teaching and Learning, Literature

The 118th annual conference of the Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association (PAMLA) will be held from Thursday, November 12, to Sunday, November 15, 2020, at the Sahara Las Vegas Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Strategies for Teaching Climate Change in the First-Year Writing Classroom [Deadline extended to July 1, 2020]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2020
Location: 
Nevada, United States
Subject Fields: 
Composition & Rhetoric, Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Teaching and Learning

 

Strategies for Teaching Climate Change in the First-Year Writing Classroom

Call for Book Chapters: Gamification in the RhetComp Curriculum

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 19, 2020 to September 30, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Communication, Composition & Rhetoric, Teaching and Learning, Educational Technology

Vernon Press invites chapter proposals on Gamification in the RhetComp Curriculum. The volume will be edited by Christopher McGunnigle, Seton Hall University.

NeMLA 2021 - Reluctantly Remote or All in Online: COVID-19 Changed the Way I Teach for Good Roundtable

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 11, 2021 to March 14, 2021
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Composition & Rhetoric, Digital Humanities, Educational Technology, Teaching and Learning, Literature

Call for proposals for a roundtable session at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) convention to be held in Philadelphia, PA, USA March 11 - 14, 2021

Reluctantly Remote or All in Online: COVID-19 Changed the Way I Teach for Good Roundtable

Chair: Mary Ann Tobin, PhD, The Pennsylvania State University

CFP: Writing in Crisis: The Literature of the 1920s (NeMLA Philadelphia; March 11-14, 2021)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2020
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Literature, Cultural History / Studies, Composition & Rhetoric, Humanities

CFP: Writing in Crisis: The Literature of the 1920s

Submission deadline: September 30, 2020
Northeast Modern Language Association, NeMLA
March 11-14, 2021, Philadelphia

New Podcast - "Global Rhetorics"

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
New Zealand
Subject Fields: 
Composition & Rhetoric, Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies

Colleagues and friends,

In these unsettling times, we write to share news about a project that highlights both our global connectedness and the diversity of the wide-reaching work that we do under the banner of “rhetoric.

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