{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

e_633 - Mike Palmquist BedfordStMartins.com $ 60.75 Joining...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Joining the Conversation (...the USA TODAY of 102 texts.) Mike Palmquist BedfordStMartins.com $ 60.75 Foot-In-Mouth Epidemic Hits Students Hard Dr. Bell: “Students are analyzing when they should evaluate, reflecting when they should per- suade.” (more: JTC 98) Fear of joining academic discourse linked to paraly- sis cases. B 18 “Palmquist, save us!” Public cries for help. C 12 Recent Poll Suggests Increase in Authoritative Writing! A poll conducted last Thursday suggests an an- swer to the question on everyone‟s mind: does Joining the Conversation actually improve English 102 students‟ ability to enter into academic dis- course? The answer is ‘yes.’ The answer is „yes.‟ Au- thor Mike Palmquist uses a conversation metaphor in order to invite stu- dents to participate in areas of discussion which they previously thought they were not privileged to join. The poll, based on a questionnaire distrib- uted to two University of Louisville composition instructors, (more: OpEd ) JTC Designs Dazzle!
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online