Tag: assignment

  • Collaborative Writing: 100-Word Project

    Collaborative Writing: 100-Word Project

    In Higher Ed, we often talk about “collaborative writing,” but what does it mean? Most scholars who have been through a dissertation understand collaboration in a traditional sense, that is: I write, other people provide feedback, and I revise. Different variations of this happen when we write for journals or edited collections. I wanted my students to…

  • Writing a Response Paper

    Originally for students in my “Media and Narrative” and “Film as Literature” classes, Spring 2015 “Responding” to a media artifact (whether film, text, or some other form) in an academic environment is a valuable exercise in idea generation, research, and organization. We have to immediately interrogate the idea that any response at all (“I liked…