Tag: review

Faris & Selber review essay reprinted

Posted by – December 23, 2011

Composition Forum was glad to participate in the Best Writing from Independent Composition and Rhetoric Journals 2010, and we are thrilled to announce another piece has been selected for this year’s anthology!

Michael J. Faris and Stuart A. Selber’s review essay “E-Book Issues in Composition: A Partial Assessment and Perspective for Teachers” will be included in Best Writing from Independent Composition and Rhetoric Journals: 2011. The collection will be published by Parlor Press. Editors Steve Parks, Linda Adler-Kassner, and Brian Bailie hope to have copies available at CCCC in St. Louis.

Congratulations to Michael and Stuart, and thank you to everyone involved in the Best Writing 2011 collection.

Call for Editor: Book Review Editor

Posted by – March 23, 2009

Composition Forum seeks a Book Review Editor to replace the outgoing editor. This editor will be responsible for gathering reviews on books of interest to scholars and practitioners within the field. Editor’s duties will be soliciting reviews, offering editorial feedback to authors, and helping to format reviews for both annual issues. Duties also include maintaining contact with publishers to receive new titles, and ensuring that review authors receive copies of reviewed texts. In the future Composition Forum wishes to review as many new titles as possible within the field and further expand the number of review essays.

Please submit email indicating position, institutional affiliation, and reason for interest to Christian Weisser.