Davis Feminist Rhetorical Practices

Today we’re reading Carleigh Davis’s article, “Feminist Rhetorical Practices in Digital Spaces” from Computers & Composition. As you prepare your response, you may find the following questions helpful: What is dialogic collaboration? How is it also a hallmark of professional/technical writing? What does this say about gender in this field? Similarly, multivocality seems to be… Read More Davis Feminist Rhetorical Practices

Tech Com Work Contexts

Today, we’re reading Clay Spinuzzi’s (2013) “How Can Technical Communicators Study Work Contexts?” from Solving Problems in Technical Communication.  In a 300-word response, think about your current workplace and its context. You may find the following questions helpful as you formulate your response: What are the elements of a context as described by Spinuzzi?  What… Read More Tech Com Work Contexts

What’s Technical about Tech Writing?

Today, we’re reading David Dobrin’s chapter, “What’s Technical about Technical Writing?” As you read, think about your own experience as professional writer and communcicator and write a response.  You may find some of the following questions helpful consider the article and your response. Note, you’re not required to answer one or all of these questions,… Read More What’s Technical about Tech Writing?