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Visiting Speaker Interviews

As part of the Visiting Speakers series, graduate students, who have signed up for credit, interview and transcribe conversations with the speakers around a common set of questions, which are made available here:

Wendy S. Hesford, Professor of English at The Ohio State University & Visiting Professor and Faculty Fellow at Yale University (Transcript available)

Ellen Cushman, Dean's Professor of Civic Sustainability & Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Northeastern University (Transcript available)

Charles Bazerman, Professor of Education at the University of California, Santa Barbara (Transcript available)

Matt Davis, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Boston; Liane Robertson, Assistant Professor of English at William Paterson University; Kara Taczak, Teaching Assistant Professor of Writing at the University of Denver; and Erin Workman PhD candidate at Florida State University (Transcript available)

Amy Devitt, Professor of English at University of Kansas (Transcript available)

Lester Faigley, Professor of English at the University of Texas (Transcript available)

Linda Flower, Professor of Rhetoric at Carnegie Mellon University (Transcript available) (Interview audio available)

Lynèe Lewis Gaillet, Associate Professor of Rhetoric and Composition at Georgia State University (Transcript available)

Tarez Samra Graban, Assistant Professor of English at Florida State University (Transcript available)

Doug Hesse, Professor of English at the University of Denver and past CCCC's chair (Transcript available)

David Holmes, Professor of English at Pepperdine University (Transcript available)

Gunther Kress, Professor of Semiotics and Education at the Institute of Education, University of London (Transcript available) (Interview Audio available)

Shirley Wilson Logan, Professor of English and Director of Writing Programs at the University of Maryland (Transcript available)

Meg Morgan, Associate Professor of English at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte (Transcript available)

Beverly Moss, Associate Professor of English at the Ohio State University (Transcript available)

Michael Neal, Associate Professor of English at Florida State University (Transcript available) (Interview Audio available)

James Porter, Professor at Miami University and Director of the American Culture & English program (Transcript available) (Presentation Audio available)

Krista Ratcliffe, Professor and Head of the Department of English at Purdue (Transcript available) (Interview Audio available)

Donna Strickland, Associate Professor of English and Director of Composition and University of Missouri (Transcript available)

Elizabeth Wardle, Professor and Chair of Writing and Rhetoric at the University of Central Florida (Transcript available) (Interview Audio available)

Kathleen Blake Yancey, The Kellogg W. Hunt Professor of English and Distinguished Research Professor at Florida State University (Transcript available)

Terry Myers Zawacki, Professor Emerita at George Mason University (Transcript available)