As a writing tutor, I assisted students with every part of the writing process, such as idea generation, grammar skills, academic conventions, final draft revisions, et cetera. I also kept abreast with current trends in writing center theory and practice in order to facilitate learning for a diverse population of students.
As a lecturer, I was responsible for designing and teaching introductory composition and rhetoric courses. This involved creating my own syllabi, teaching, course management, and grading.
At the Walt Whitman Archive, I headed a project of XML data migration of over 1,500 book files using XSL transformations; performed web design using XML/XSL, CSS, and HTML; and transcribed and encoded Whitman’s correspondence for the digital archive.
Pushing back against the contemporary myth that freedom from oppression is freedom of choice, Frank Ruda resuscitates a fundamental lesson from the history of philosophical rationalism: a proper concept of freedom can arise only from a defense of absolute necessity, utter determinism, and predestination.Abolishing Freedom demonstrates how the greatest philosophers of the rationalist tradition ... read more
"A huge original world and an epic rise to power." (The Black List Review)When the mysterious Aelia arrives in the Kingdom of Namos, she cons her way into the nobility and quickly finds herself caught up in the court's violent and ruthless intrigue. Her recklessness will lead her to confront the most powerful characters of the kingdom. But will her cunning be enough to survive their murderous ... read more
Massachusetts, Our Home is a 3rd grade Massachusetts history textbook. The outline for this book is based on The Massachusetts Curriculum Framework for Social Studies and teaches history, geography, economics, New England Massachusetts, cities and towns of Massachusetts, and civics and government. The book places the state's historical events in the context of our nation's history. The text al... read more
Tennessee Through Time, The Later Years is a 5th grade Tennessee and United States history textbook. The outline for this book is based on the Tennessee Social Studies Framework Content and Process Standards and teaches geography, geology, history, economics, citizenship, and government. The book places the state's historical events in the context of our nation's history. The student edition h... read more
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