Volume 20, Number 2 (Fall 2001)

The Journal of Basic WritingIssue Open the entire issue | View an archival copy

Editors' Column

Beyond Community: From the Social to the Material, Joseph Harris

Rehabilitatingthe "Idea of Community", Mark Wiley

Response to Joseph Harris' "Beyond Community", Mark Wiley

Training Basic Writing Teachers: Institutional Considerations, Thomas Reynolds

Speaking In Tongues: Using Womanist Sermons as Intra-Cultural Rhetoric in the Writing Classroom, Donald McCrary

What Basic Writers Think About Writing, Anmarie Eves-Bowden

What Is the Future of Basic Writing? , Trudy Smoke

News and Announcements

Acrobat Reader Download This issue is available in Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF).

About this Issue

The Journal of Basic Writingpublishes articles of theory, research, and teaching practices related to basic writing. Articles are refereed by members of the Editorial Board and the Editors.

Editorial Staff

Editors: Trudy Smoke and George Otte
Editorial Assistants: Rhona Cohen and Mikhail Gershovich
Subscriptions: Mary E. Carney

Editorial Board

View the Members


The Journal of Basic Writing is published twice a year, in the spring and fall, with support from the City University of New York, Office of Academic Affairs.

Cover design by E. H. Jaffe
Logo design by Alan Robbins

Copyright © 2001 by the Journal of Basic Writing.