PWR News

Recent PWR News

During Winter Quarter, the new Notation in Cultural Rhetorics was proud to host a second event to kick off its inaugural year. In February, three renowned scholars visited Stanford PWR via Zoom to participate in a panel titled Dimensions of Asian and Asian American Rhetorics: Professor... Read More

From the Bridge

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If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud. - Émile...

Coordinator's Corner

Norah Fahim
“I always enjoy the slight productive hum of voices @humecenter – this is how writing comes to be...

Teachers, Writers, Scholars

Norah Fahim, PhD and Jennifer Johnson, PhD
Our colleagues Norah Fahim and Jennifer Johnson have co-edited a recently published volume of...

Instructional Innovations and Inspirations

Dr. Harriett Jernigan's Advanced PWR Class
By Gabrielle Moyer [pictured above: students in fall's PWR 194HT] Dr. Hariett Jernigan is teaching...

Instructor News

[Pictured above: PWR lecturers celebrating Donna Hunter's retirement. From left to right, Emily...

Beyond the Farm

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It is hard paying attention these days, not least because we have so little of that precious...

Activity Showcase

With the first day of class approaching, there's one type of activity that many of us may be...

Another Look

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[Pictured above, from left to right. Top row: Emily Polk, Madison Pobis, Emma Hutchinson. Bottom...

Hot Topics

"I write entirely to find out what I'm thinking, what I'm looking at, what I see and what it means...

In The Moment

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[Above: ESF/PWR Students respond to Tara Westover’s talk on writing and her book, Educated ] On...

Up Close with Student Winners

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In this issue, we're spotlighting the winners of the Spring/Summer 2021 Boothe Awards. They'll be...

Student Spotlight

In this issue, we're pleased to spotlight an amazing group of students -- our pandemic cohort of...

Rhetoric from the Field

This year’s launch of the Cultural Rhetorics Notation arrived with a formidable splash on Friday...

Committee Updates

[Pictured above: Members of the 2020 NACC Committee - from left to right: Tessa Brown, Jenae Cohn,...

Spotlight on WIM

Last fall, The MIT Review invited its readers to play a courtroom algorithm game, asking its...

Writing Specialist Confidential

When I think of a writing workshop, I imagine the space, scale, and context we’re so familiar with...