CWS Calendar


Friday, October 6, 2017

    • 12:00 - 5:00 pm
    • Illini Union room 314B

    The rise of translangauge, transliteracies, transmodal, and transnational perspectives in scholarship on language, writing, literacy and semiotics indexes a double movement. In this symposium, we will explore this double movement and consider what’s at stake in the different terms that have been so prefixed.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

    • 1:00 - 2:00 pm
    • 107A English Building

    More information coming soon! Email Niki Turnipseed ( with questions or for access to the reading.

    • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
    • EB107A

    Professional development meeting for Writing Across Media Instructors

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • EB 107A

    Join CWS graduate students as they share experiences preparing for participating in conferences, leading a collaborative workshop, and taking their conference experiences forward after attending and presenting at conferences.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017

    • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Illini Union rooms 314B (morning tabling) and 210 (symposium events)

    Join the Center for Writing Studies and groups across campus and the Urbana Champaign community to learn about social justice education initiatives. This day-long symposium is collaborative and asks participants to think of how they can engage in social justice work across contexts.