By Poupeh Missaghi I am a writer who writes primarily in English and a translator who translates in both directions between English and Persian (my first language). I came to discover the joy of writing in English …
Writers Teaching Writers
Writers Teaching Writers is an online pedagogical journal and resource collection hosted by the Baruch College Writing Center. Our goal is to provide a forum for writing consultants to reflect on their experiences as professional writers and teachers of writing, to share best practices for teaching one-to-one, and to situate discussions about our teaching and tutoring practices within a broader social and historical context.
Reimagine Your Relationship with English: Insider Advice and Tools for ELL Students
Make Your Own Materials
By Nathaniel Rosenthalis In most of my writing center sessions, I feel no explicit need to tell students about my own poetry writing process. Instead, on any given day, I help students troubleshoot sticking points in their own processes: “I …
The In-Between Language Practices of Multilingual Writers
By Poupeh Missaghi This piece responds to Jasone Cenoz and Durk Gorter's 2011 piece, "A Multilingual Approach: Conclusions and Future Perspectives: Afterword" from The Modern Language Journal In their afterword to The …
Photo credit: “Rose Main Reading Room, New York Public Library, NYC, 2009” by Thomas Claveirole is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0. Desaturated from original.