Writing Conferences II

Next week we will once again be meeting for 1-on-1 conferences in lieu of class sessions. As noted in class, these meetings should be viewed as a chance to get help with strategy on refining and building your popular audience project. It is important to prepare for this meeting and …

Drop-In Draft Review

Below you will find a signup for drop-in hour reservations to discuss drafts. Email me to reserve a time if you need to meet in certain time window, otherwise drop in anytime after 430p. 3/7 Wednesday 430p: Daniel 500p: Dillon

Preparation and Submission

This week is all about preparing your draft manuscript for submission, and the beginning of a process of refinement of your writing. We’ll have plenty of time to revise these papers over the coming weeks, but this draft due on Friday is a good opportunity to practice good habits of …

Writing Conferences

Next week we will be meeting for 1-on-1 conferences in lieu of class sessions. As noted in class, these meetings should be viewed as a chance to get help with strategy on refining and building your draft paper. It is important to prepare for this meeting and taking advantage of …

Research Practices: Finding, Organizing

Today we’ll be discussing finding sources and organizing research material. I’ll post all the ideas we share in class here, as well as my strategies that I outline in class. Use the comment section to share any methods or techniques you think of outside of class. Finding Sources (Non-Library) Wikipedia …

Academic Disciplines, Discourses

In preparation for our academic audience projects we’ll be discussing academic discourses and the function of academic disciplines in the creation of knowledge. One of the challenges will be to think about how your particular interests and goals in research map onto our inherited system of academic disciplines and their …

Welcome to HS381, Research Writing

Hello All! This is the website for our Spring course on research writing. We’ll be using this site to capture work, curate and share resources, and communicate outside of or in-class sessions. Click on the Syllabus link above to download the document, or the Schedule to keep up to date …