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How #Genre “Squeezes” The Life Out Of A Hybrid, Multi-Genre Text #asmsg #t4us #4ftm

Recent book reviews show book reviewers using genre specific conventions and expectations nonjudiciously for multi-genre, nonconventional texts. The overuse of the genre lens to judge hybrid, genre-crossing texts and general fiction can often lead to a frustrating reading experience. This … Continue reading

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With Different Eyes – Marjorie Faulstich Orellana Keynote

A conference about English Language Learners. Held at UCLA, every year in November. This year’s conference (2009) theme is What’s Language Got to Do With It. Parts 1 and 2 of Marjorie Faulstich Orellana’s keynote address.

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