Rethinking College Writing Instruction

Monthly archive for February 2016

How to rescue a vague passage, step by step

One would love to write in a vivid and fluent style all the time. But human beings are imperfect, and our writing is just as imperfect as anything else we do.  A key sin is over-abstraction.  Yet no matter how abstract the passage, it can be repaired.   I’ll demonstrate. The […]

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John G. Maguire
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