Conference Proceedings and Archives

Welcome to the WAC Clearinghouse Conference Proceedings page. We provide archived materials for the International Writing Across the Curriculum conference from 2006 onward. We also house the proceedings for the 2003 National Conference on Student Writing and Critical Thinking in Agriculture, hosted by the University of Wyoming.

For information on previous WAC conferences, please visit the Archives of the Writing Across the Curriculum Conferences at http://nationalwac.rice.edu/, sponsored by Rice University's WAC program.

Conference Proceedings

The following books contain the proceedings of international conferences on writing and writing research.

CoverProceedings of the Computers & Writing Annual Conference: Volume 1, 2016 & 2017

The first edited proceedings of the annual Computers & Writing Conference includes presentations from the 2016 and 2017 annual conference, including an edited transcript of the 2016 opening town hall, an audio recording of that session, and nearly two-dozen articles based on sessions at the two conferences.

Research on Writing: Multiple Perspectives

Edited by Sylvie Plane, Charles Bazerman, Fabienne Rondelli, Christiane Donahue, Arthur N. Applebee, Catherine Boré, Paula Carlino, Martine Marquilló Larruy, Paul Rogers, and David Russell

In February 2014, 1200 researchers from 60 countries assembled in Paris for the third Writing Research Across Borders conference. Although this book cannot convey fully the rich diversity of the gathering, it attempts nonetheless to highlight key questions which are shaping the current state of research in the field of writing studies.... More

International Advances in Writing Research: Cultures, Places, Measures

Edited by Charles Bazerman, Chris Dean, Jessica Early, Karen Lunsford, Suzie Null, Paul Rogers, and Amanda Stansell

The thirty chapters in this edited collection were selected from the more than 500 presentations at the Writing Research Across Borders II Conference in 2011. With representatives from more than forty countries, this conference gave rise to the International Society for the Advancement of Writing Research. The chapters selected for this colelctikon represent cutting edge research on writing from all regions, organized around three themes—cultures, places, and measures. ... More

Genre in a Changing World

Edited by Charles Bazerman, Adair Bonini, and Débora Figueiredo

The twenty-four chapters in Genre in a Changing World, reflecting the work of scholars in Europe, Australasia, and North and South America, were selected from the more than 400 presentations at SIGET IV (the Fourth International Symposium on Genre Studies) held on the campus of UNISUL in Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil in August 2007—the largest gathering on genre to that date. ... More

Conference Archives

IWAC 2016 Archives
IWAC 2016 Archives

The Thirteenth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held on the campus of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor on June 23 through 25, 2016. The conference was organized by Anne Ruggles Gere, Raymond McDaniel, Shelley Manis, Christine Modey, Simone Sessolo, and Naomi Silver and hosted by the Gayle Morris Sweetland Center for Writing.

The IWAC 2014 Archives
IWAC 2014 Archives

The Twelfth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held in the Commons Hotel on the campus of the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis on June 12 through 14, 2014. The conference was chaired by Pamela Flash and hosted by the University of Minnesota's Writing Across the Curriculum Program, Office of Undergraduate Education, and College of Continuing Education.

The IWAC 2012 Archives
IWAC 2012 Archives

The Eleventh International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held at the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah, Georgia, June 7 through 9, 2012. The conference was hosted by the Georgia Southern University and co-sponsored by CITL Writing Program, Indiana University. The conference was co-directed by Michael Pemberton, Randall McClure, and Janice Walker. J. Marie Lutz served as conference coordinator.

The IWAC 2010 Archives
IWAC 2010 Archives

The Tenth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held at Indiana University in Bloomington May 20 through 22, 2010. The conference was co-sponsored by the University of Texas at Austin. The conference co-directors were Laura Plummer and Jo Ann Vogt. John Peterson served as conference coordinator and Holly Schreiber served as assistant coordinator.

The IWAC 2008 Archives
IWAC 2008 Archives

The Ninth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held at the University of Texas in Austin May 29 through 31, 2008, with assistance from Clemson University, Indiana University, and Utah State University Press. The conference co-directors were Joan Mullin and Susan "George" Schorn.

The IWAC 2006 Archives
IWAC 2006 Archives

The Eighth International Writing Across the Curriculum Conference was held at Clemson University May 18 through 20, 2006. The conference was hosted with assistance from Columbia College, Cornell University. Miami University, and the University of Missouri, Columbia. The conference co-directors were Art Young and Kathi Yancey.

2003 National Conference on Student Writing and Critical Thinking in Agriculture
Student Writing and Critical Thinking in Agriculture

This three-day conference -- held April 3-5, 2003 at Snow King Resort in Jackson, Wyoming -- brought together college and university faculty and others interested in teaching writing and critical thinking skills in agriculture and related disciplines.