[Pw-talk] Review Writing: ENGL 406
sbales413 at gmail.com
Tue May 8 20:01:49 -06 2018
I'd like to take the class, but when is it scheduled?
On Tue, May 8, 2018 at 3:34 PM, Salvo , Michael J <salvo at purdue.edu> wrote:
> I write to let you know there are seats open in ENGL 406: Review Writing
> with Professor Thomas Rickert. 406 is part of the new minor, and will be
> added to the major POS when it is revised this year—I will accept 406 as a
> class in the major (be in touch with me to discuss how this will work).
> Students will find the class a welcome opportunity to shape public
> perceptions through writing that determine the success of consumable
> products (books, music, TV/film, games, food, and more) while investigating
> opportunities in participatory culture.
> From Prof. Rickert:
> Review writing permeates contemporary culture, as it is one of the forms
> of expression we most rely on to find, filter, appreciate, and understand
> the media and products we enjoy. Review writing provides an outlet where
> clear, dynamic, and timely expression gives citizens a voice in regards to
> commercial interests, media organizations, and the general public. Fall
> semester, Professor Thomas Rickert leads students in investigating music,
> TV/film, books, games, food, and other sorts of reviews as opportunities
> for writing that impacts our perceptions and perhaps even the success of
> many kinds of media.
> -Prof. Salvo
> Dr. Michael J. Salvo, Associate Professor
> Director of Professional Writing
> Department of English
> Purdue University, 500 Oval Drive
> West Lafayette, IN 47907-2038
> Email: salvo at purdue.edu
> Office: 765-494-3772
> Fax: 765-494-3780
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