Writing functions as a personal, an academic, a professional, and a civic act; writing well leads to clear communication. More importantly, it is a means of learning. Through writing we engage in creative work as well as work that analyzes and comments on the texts and visual images with which we engage. Good writing leads to change in our ways of knowing subjects. Discern the writing situation in order to determine which processes and forms of writing will probably be most effective;. Analyze a variety ...
Edward Said, Gloria Anzaldua, James Berlin, Patricia Bizzell, and Victor Villanueva and his use of Antonio Gramsci. I studied far afield of the topic I eventually wrote on and the learning that took place from studying other cultures helped me to understand how language forms me and the Latinas whom I currently read and study. Important works for me from Native American cultures include.