Edited by Alice S. Horning and Elizabeth W. Kraemer
Reconnecting Reading and Writing explores the ways in which reading can and should have a strong role in the teaching of writing in college. Reconnecting Reading and Writing draws on broad perspectives from history and international work to help readers understand how and why reading should be re-united with writing in college and high school classrooms. It presents an overview of relevant research on reading and how it can best be used to support and enhance writing instruction. Reconnecting Reading and Writing also examines research in such areas as basic writing, second language learning, and information literacy to integrate reading in writing classrooms, as well as the impact of the new Common Core State Standards in K-12 schools and the digital revolution on the teaching of reading and writing together. Reconnecting Reading and Writing offers practical advice on useful textbooks and appropriate classroom practices and, like other titles in the Reference Guides to Rhetoric and Composition series, includes a glossary, extensive bibliography, and index. Introduced by series editors Charles Bazerman, Mary Jo Reiff, and Anis Bawarshi, Reconnecting Reading and Writing includes contributions from editors Alice S. Horning and Elizabeth W. Kraemer and chapter authors Jennifer Coon, Erik D. Drake, Jimmy Fleming, William Grabe, Cynthia R. Haller, Allison L. Harl, David A. Jolliffe, Kathleen Skomski, and Cui Zhang.
Series Editors' Preface, Charles Bazerman, Mary Jo Reiff, and Anis Bawarshi
Part I: Overview
1. Reconnecting Reading and Writing: Introduction and Overview, Alice S. Horning and Elizabeth W. Kraemer
3. How Other Nations Approach Reading and Writing, Jennifer Coon
Part II: Classrooms and Students
5. First Year Writers: Forward Movement, Backward Progress, Kathleen Skomski
6. Second Language Reading-Writing Relations, William Grabe and Cui Zhang
Part III: Contexts and Resources
9. Reuniting Reading and Writing: Revisiting the Role of the Library, Cynthia R. Haller
Alice S. Horning is a professor in the Department of Writing and Rhetoric at Oakland University. Her research focuses on the nature of reading and writing and recent changes to literacy resulting from technological developments. Reconnecting Reading and Writing is her second volume in the Reference Guides series, following Revision (2006).
Elizabeth W. Kraemer is Associate Professor and Coordinator of Instruction in Kresge Library at Oakland University. Her articles have appeared in The Journal of Academic Librarianship, College & Research Libraries, The Reference Librarian, College & Undergraduate Libraries, Information Technology and Libraries, and College & Research Libraries News.
Series Editor: Charles Bazerman, University of California, Santa Barbara; Anis Bawarshi, University of Washington; and Mary Jo Reiff, University of Tennessee-Knoxville
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