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- Genres - Duke University's Writing Studio
Definitions and guidelines for 28 genres of writing.
of Writing - Purdue University OWL
Annotated Internet resource categories include: Business and Tech Writing,
Creative and Non-Academic Writing, Special Fields, Writing in Grade
School through High School, Abstracts and Proposals.
Keeping It Real - Bill Kist, Kent State University, inTeacher
to Teacher (Ohio Literacy Council)
See table, page 2, for 99 writing genres and contexts.
Narratives - Southern Illinois University
Assignment prompt keyed to statements about literacy by Mike Rose and
Reading and Writing Autobiographies - University of Wisconsin Stevens
Student samples by education majors 1998-2000.
of the Life of Frederic Douglass - UC Berkeley Library's SunSITE
Electronic version of the text originally published by the Boston Anti-Slavery
Office in 1845.
Encyclopedia? - Ramona Fernandez, Issue 3 of Rhizomes,
journal of experimental writing with Deleuzian philosophical bent.
Discusses common classifications of knowledge in dictionaries and encyclopedias,
and the "epistemologies of power" minority students encounter
in traditional paths to literacy.