Tag Archives: Research

Moving on from Composition Forum

I’ll be moving on from Composition Forum after the next issue is published. Continue reading

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Dartmouth Seminar

Summary of the Dartmouth Seminar for Composition Research in August 2011: an important step in my retooling as an empirical researcher. Continue reading

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Transfer research design

I mentioned the transfer research project Neil Baird and I have started when I discussed my sabbatical retooling, but I haven’t written much about it here; just a brief outline long ago when I discussed my application to the Dartmouth … Continue reading

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Sabbatical report: retooling

Sabbatical report: retooling to add empirical research methods to my scholarly toolbox, through reading, a collaborative project, and the Dartmouth seminar. Continue reading

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DartSem Visualized

The past two weeks I’ve been at the Dartmouth Seminar for Composition Research, which attendees affectionately described as “research camp.” Or maybe “research boot camp.” I’ll have more to say about this shortly; for now, here’s a word cloud made … Continue reading

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Focus, focus

Sixteen weeks left in my sabbatical, so I’ve got my head down, getting things done. Continue reading

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Studying transfer

With two other WIU faculty, I’m starting a research project targeting transfer of writing skills and knowledge, focusing on locally relevant populations. Continue reading

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Typology of English studies web sites

Building a typology of web sites in English studies, to help consider a research project to evaluate the overall quality of the field’s web presence. Continue reading

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“Made easy” books at AAS

For my American Antiquarian Society fellowship proposal: things American writers “made easy” in books before 1876. Continue reading

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