Welcome to the WAC Clearinghouse

Supporting Scholarly Exchange About Communication Across the Disciplines

Our Commitment to Publishing Antiracist Scholarship

The WAC Clearinghouse is committed to publishing antiracist scholarship in writing studies. Here are just a few examples from the past few years: 

Anti-Racist Activism: Teaching Rhetoric and Writing, a special issue of Across the Disciplines

and the following books:


The Clearinghouse offers more than 115 open-access, scholarly books, including original monographs and edited collections. View our books.


The Clearinghouse publishes, hosts, or provides access to the archives for several refereed, open-access journals. View our journals.


The leading database in the field of writing studies, CompPile allows ready reference to writing studies scholarship from 1939 to the present. View CompPile.


Our peer-reviewed resources support the use of writing in courses across the disciplines.


Learn about the many organizations and groups, that comprise the WAC community.


Catch up on the latest news in the WAC and writing studies communities.


The Clearinghouse relies on a large, distributed network of colleagues who work together to publish our books and journals in open-access formats. If you would like to support these efforts, please view options for one-time and sustaining donations as well as institutional and organizational sponsorships.