Kathi R. Griffin

KathiGriffin

Kathi R. Griffin
Director, The Richard Wright Center – Writing, Rhetoric, and Research

Instructor, English

Ph.D.    English Education, University of Iowa

Dissertation: Competing Literacies in the Composition Classroom
M.A.T.  English Education/Secondary Education,           University of Iowa
B.A.,     English  University of Iowa, with distinction

Office: The Richard Wright Center, 4th floor of the H. T. Sampson Library
Phone: 601-979-0989

 

 

 

The Richard Wright Center

Academic Areas of Interest

Rhetoric and Composition Theory

Writing Center Theory and Pedagogy

Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Disciplines
Research on the Teaching of Composition

Irish author George Moore

 

Current Research

Transitional Writing Issues, particularly among Mississippi Educational Institutions

Writing and Speaking Center Issues

Literacy Issues

Novels of George Moore

 

Professional Involvement

Member, Mississippi Writing Centers Association

Member, Southeastern Writing Centers Association

Member, International Writing Centers Association
Member, National Council of Teachers of English &

            College Composition and Communication

 

RECENT COURSES TAUGHT:

  • Composition I & II
  • World Literature
  • Advanced Composition
  • Peer-tutor Training Workshops
  • ESL Institute Workshops