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Pedagogy (2010) 10 (1): 167–174.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of Allan Bloom and E. D. Hirsch  Jr. Performing Discussion The Dream of a Common Language in the Literature Classroom Harriet Kramer Linkin No one lives in this room without confronting the whiteness of the wall behind the poems, planks of books, photographs of dead heroines. Without...
Published: 01 October 2023
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Pedagogy (2014) 14 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., Culture, and Activity 7.3 : 180 – 85 . Sirc Geoff . 2002 . English Composition as a Happening . Logan : Utah State University Press . “I’m Not Just Making This Up as I Go Along” Reclaiming Theories of Improvisation for Discussions of College Writing Chris Kreiser One...
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Pedagogy (2013) 13 (1): 149–157.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Julie M. Barst Students can sometimes be resistant to discussing issues of diversity in the English classroom, making it a challenge for instructors to hold honest and enlightening exchanges about race, sexuality, gender, and other facets of human identity. This essay explores various pedagogical...
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Pedagogy (2009) 9 (1): 134–141.
Published: 01 January 2009
.... After a brief discussion of how creative writing is situated within the tertiary administrative context, this paper then cites a critical teaching pedagogy (as articulated by Rochelle Harris) and practical strategies that teachers can use to bring discussions of representation into the prose fiction...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (2): 408–416.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Tom O'Connor This article analyzes classroom discussions of Boaz Yakin's 1994 film Fresh —an unsettling urban drama about a young boy (Fresh) who devises a creative escape from the drug dealers in his environment: he buys a large amount of cocaine that he uses to trick those dealers into thinking...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (3): 465–491.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Bruce Burgett; Cinnamon Hillyard; Ron Krabill; Sarah Leadley; Becky Rosenberg This essay addresses the question of how to best teach interdisciplinarity through a detailed discussion of a common upper-division gateway course for multiple majors housed in an interdisciplinary studies unit. It argues...
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Pedagogy (2008) 8 (3): 413–431.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Margaret J. Marshall This essay describes and critiques the creation and evolution of Teaching Circles, small groups of teachers meeting regularly to discuss curriculum and pedagogy, as a vehicle for teacher development in the composition program at the University of Miami. Included in the essay...
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Pedagogy (2012) 12 (2): 377–381.
Published: 01 April 2012
...; I could also guide class discussions by identifying patterns of weakness to address, strong examples to share, or the single answer a given student had gotten right to praise. I could anticipate how debates might unfold among students with differing opinions, or how similarly minded students might...
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Pedagogy (2014) 14 (2): 355–369.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Annette Lucksinger This piece discusses the use of sense of place as a focal point for studying literature to lead students to consider the complexity of the human relation to the physical world, the universal connections between people and landscapes, and the reciprocal impact...
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Pedagogy (2014) 14 (3): 540–551.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Megan S. Lloyd This article discusses using Madame Bovary in the critical reading classroom. Madame Bovary is one of many texts assigned in Unruly Women and Iron Men, the author’s course introducing first-year students to college-level academic study with emphasis on critical reading and discussion...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (3): 527–534.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Ann M. Fox; David R. Wessner This article discusses a collaborative course at Davidson College titled Representations of HIV/AIDS. With students, the authors look at the over thirty-year-old history of HIV/AIDS and the interwoven scientific and artistic responses to it. Not simply analyzing...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (1): 193–206.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Paul Schacht; Kristen Case In Walden , Henry David Thoreau famously confronts nature and selfhood in solitary retreat from society. Readers who confront Thoreau usually do so in solitude as well, but on the Internet they can do so socially, discussing as they read. The authors, who teach...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (3): 535–540.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Mariette J. Bates This article explores how the experience of being a caregiver and service provider informs teaching disability studies to students who are also frontline workers in service agencies. I discuss my own history as a service provider and stepparent of an adult with disabilities who...
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Pedagogy (2016) 16 (3): 551–562.
Published: 01 October 2016
... discussions. Using an inquiry-based approach to genre study, the students in this classroom explore many kinds of “text”—from stand-up comedy to fiction and narrative nonfiction—with an unavoidable eye toward critical theory but without the traditional approach that pushes students to apply a “critical lens...
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Pedagogy (2016) 16 (2): 323–332.
Published: 01 April 2016
... to pose the pedagogical challenges common to teaching all long poems: asking students to read both closely and at length, to discern unifying tropes or themes across manifold details or narrative episodes, to engage in sufficient discussion commensurate with the long poem's complexity, and to discover...
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Pedagogy (2017) 17 (3): 523–533.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Melissa Dennihy This essay discusses how and why one instructor uses a wiki as a space for students in a partially online American literature survey course to construct a class time line of American literature and history. Through participation in the class wiki, students are able to engage...
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Pedagogy (2020) 20 (2): 375–395.
Published: 01 April 2020
... to help them understand those texts. The article suggests that the difficulty associated with such texts, rather than intimidating students, actually invites them to engage with the reading process more actively and enthusiastically. The article discusses the premise and overall structure of the class...
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Pedagogy (2021) 21 (3): 533–548.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Jolie Braun Abstract Self-publishing is a topic not typically discussed in the literature classroom, yet it can provide an opportunity to highlight voices and works from the margins, think critically about the publishing methods, and promote the study of the book as a cultural artifact...
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Pedagogy (2013) 13 (1): 77–85.
Published: 01 January 2013
... are identified. (1) Each class of sinners suffers its own peculiar complex of negative emotions. The article provides close analysis of one such local complex, the emotions that the pusillanimous suffer at the edge of Hell. (2) Sinners do not suffer remorse. The article discusses a paradoxical implication...