ENGL649A - Special Topics In Rhetoric, Composition, And Literacy: Composing Women

This readings course will attend to past and current trends and theories in performing and teaching writing from the perspective of women.  We will consider what women have written about composition as a formal discipline and about their own writing and performing processes. Writers will include Gertrude Buck, Charlotte Forten Grimk√©, Almira Hart Phelps, and Zora Neale Hurston.  Theorists will include Patricia Bizzell, Andrea Lunsford, Susan Jarratt, Jacquelyn Royster, Elizabeth Flynn, and Susan Miller.