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MLA Mina P. Shaughnessy Prize for Creole Composition

MLA's Mina P. Shaughnessy Prize!

The Modern Language Association has recognized CREOLE COMPOSITION: ACADEMIC WRITING AND RHETORIC IN THE ANGLOPHONE CARIBBEAN with the 2018-2019 Mina P. Shaughnessy Prize. Congratulations to editors Vivette Milson-Whyte, Raymond Oenbring, and Brianne Jaquette and all the contributing authors!

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Reinventing Rhetoric Scholarship: Fifty Years of the Rhetoric Society of America

Features twenty-seven essays focusing on the history and future of the Rhetoric Society of America on the occasion of the organization's fiftieth anniversary.
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CCCC Outstanding Book Award for Creole Composition

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The Conference on College Composition and Communication announced on 12 May 2021 that it has awarded an Outstanding Book Award to Creole Composition: Academic Writing and Rhetoric in the Anglophone Caribbean, edited by Vivette Milson-Whyte, Raymond Oenbring, and Brianne Jaquette and published by Parlor Press.
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Announcing the 2021 Free Verse Editions

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We are pleased to announce the newest titles accepted for publication by Free Verse Editions in late 2021.
Baba Badji: International Writing Series at Washington University

Baba Badji: International Writing Series at Washington University

Free Verse EditionsDavid Blakesley
In this virtual reading and discussion on February 10, 2021, at 7pm CST, Baba Badji will present his recently published first collection of poems Ghost Letters (Parlor Press, 2021)