Writing Is a Foreign Language, And a Senior Writing Workshop Is a Tower of Babel Whose Many Languages Need To Be Translated
draws upon my experiences as a senior workshop member and past teacher.
Addressing workshop leaders, it emphasizes the need for the many-faceted
seniors’ voices to be “translated” and tested within a workshop’s microcosm
before entering the outside world’s macrocosm.
Publication of the Community Literacy Journal is made possible through the generous support of the English Department and the Writing and Rhetoric Program at Florida International University. The CLJ is a journal of the Conference on Community Writing.