News, Events, and Calls

Traci Gardner
- Traci Gardner, News Editor

We publish news from the WAC and writing communities. Visit to catch up on upcoming conferences, see calls for proposals, notices of newly published books and other scholarly projects, stories of WAC programs and practitioners in the news. If you have WAC news you want to share, please send a note to

February 28, 2023
Writing as a Human Activity: Implications and Applications of the Work of Charles Bazerman

Writing as a Human Activity offers a collection of original essays that attempt to account for Charles Bazerman’s shaping influence on the field of writing studies.

February 27, 2023
Nominations Sought for WAC Awards

The Association for Writing Across the Curriculum and the WAC Clearinghouse seek nominations for awards that recognize contributions to the WAC community through scholarship and achievement.

February 24, 2023
WAC Clearinghouse Seeks New Associate Publisher

The WAC Clearinghouse is seeking applications for a new associate publisher. This position is part of the leadership team at the Clearinghouse and is involved in all major decisions made regarding its direction. The deadline for application is March 31st.

February 23, 2023
Recollections from an Uncommon Time: 4C20 Documentarian Tales

Recollections from an Uncommon Time: 4C20  Documentarian Tales is the latest title published in the Studies in Writing and Rhetoric.

February 22, 2023
How about Some Delicious Fraction Soup?

Students explore writing and mathematics with their recipe for Fraction Soup!

February 21, 2023
Teachers Talking Writing: Perspectives on Places, Pedagogies, and Programs

New from the WAC Clearinghouse, Teachers Talking Writing by Shane Wood examines the theory and teaching of writing in higher ed.

February 13, 2023
Starting Points for Inquiry on AI Text Generators and Teaching Writing

New WAC Clearinghouse collection supports pedagogical research and discussion about the use of artificial intelligence and its impact upon writing pedagogy.

February 10, 2023
Toward a Transnational University: WAC/WID Across Borders of Language, Nation, and Discipline

New book from the WAC Clearinghouse examines how approaches to postsecondary writing instruction travel and, in the process, transform the transnational and translingual character of universities worldwide.

February 8, 2023
AWAC Publishes Statement on AI in WAC Settings

The Executive Committee of the Association for Writing Across the Curriculum (AWAC) has published a Statement on Artificial Intelligence Writing Tools in Writing Across the Curriculum Settings.

February 6, 2023
A Partnership with the Studies in Writing and Rhetoric Series

The WAC Clearinghouse is pleased to announce the launch of its open-access partnership with CCCC and NCTE's Studies in Writing and Rhetoric series. Two new books are available in open-access formats on the Clearinghouse.