Tag Archives: research

“Teaching Writing with Global Issues: Why and How (part 2)” by Soni Adhikari

Join our Program in Writing and Rhetoric’s very own Soni Adhikari as she shares part two of her two part piece on the importance of emphasizing global perspectives in her students’ writing! Click here to read part 1! Teaching Writing with … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Perspectives, Teaching Tips, Teaching Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

PWR’s In the Spotlight – An Interview with Dr. Shyam Sharma

Check out Saher Jafri’s interview with one of Stony Brook University’s finest faculty members! “PWR’s Spotlight is on one of the five exceptionally caring professors who were recently recipients of the annual College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Excellence Award. Representing the Humanities, … Continue reading

Posted in Student Writing, Teaching Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Engaging the Global: Some Teaching Strategies for the Writing Classroom

Written by Shyam Sharma, Rita Nezami, Cynthia Davidson, Soni Adhikari, Kevin Clouther Introduction      An increasing number of instructors in the Program in Writing and Rhetoric use global and transnational/cross-cultural issues and perspectives as curricular/pedagogical strategies to educate students … Continue reading

Posted in Teaching Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“The Island of Jiji” by Shyam Sharma

Join Shyam Sharma as he takes us on a riveting journey through the Ocean of Cross-Cultural Perspectives to the Island of Jiji! The first semester of my teaching in the United States, about a decade ago in Kentucky, one student … Continue reading

Posted in Rhetoric, ss, Student Writing, Teaching Anecdotes, Teaching Tips, Teaching Writing, Writing & Rhetoric | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments