A Communion Of Friendship

Pub Date : 2003-04-03 | Author : Beth Daniell | Publisher : SIU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780809324873
ISBN 13 : 0809324873

Drawing on interviews and an array of scholarly work, Beth Daniell maps out the relations of literacy and spirituality in A Communion of Friendship: Literacy, Spiritual Practice, a..

Women And Literacy

Pub Date : 2007-06-22 | Author : Beth Daniell | Publisher : Lawrence Erlbaum

ISBN 10 : 080586007X
ISBN 13 : 9780805860078

Path-breaking research on women and literacy in the past decade established conventions and advanced innovative methods that push the making of knowledge into new spheres of inquir..

Feminist Rhetorical Practices

Pub Date : 2012-02-10 | Author : Jacqueline Jones Royster | Publisher : SIU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780809330706
ISBN 13 : 0809330709

From two leading scholars in the field comes this landmark assessment of the shifting terrain of feminist rhetorical practices in recent decades. Jacqueline Jones Royster and Gesa ..

A Short History Of Writing Instruction

Pub Date : 2012 | Author : James Jerome Murphy | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9780415897457
ISBN 13 : 0415897459

Short enough to be synoptic, yet long enough to be usefully detailed, A Short History of Writing Instruction is the ideal text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in rh..

Secret Habits

Pub Date : 2016-07-26 | Author : Carol Mattingly | Publisher : SIU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780809334926
ISBN 13 : 0809334925

This book shows that despite widespread fears and opposition, including attacks by vaunted northeastern Protestant pioneers of literacy, Catholic women nonetheless became important..

The Anguish Of Displacement

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Katrina M. Powell | Publisher : University of Virginia Press

ISBN 10 : 0813926289
ISBN 13 : 9780813926285

This book constitutes a counternarrative to Shenandoah National Park official history, using 300 letters in park archives written by families who were displaced upon the creation o..

Whistlin And Crowin Women Of Appalachia

Pub Date : 2006-03-01 | Author : Katherine Kelleher Sohn | Publisher : SIU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780809326822
ISBN 13 : 0809326825

Even some enlightened academicians automatically—and incorrectly—connect illiteracy to Appalachia, contends Katherine Kelleher Sohn. After overhearing two education professiona..