Continuing the success of the three previous international research
conferences held at the University of California, Santa Barbara,
the 2011 Writing Research Across Borders II will be held at George
Mason University in the Washington D.C./Northern Virginia area.
As in past years, this conference will focus on writing development
across the lifespan, including the impact of new technologies on
learning to write, early acquisition of writing, writing across
grade levels (K-20), writing in the disciplines and professions,
and writing in the workplace or other community and institutional
Registration is now available!
Information for Attendees (maps, buses & taxi, dining)
Full Conference Program
Session A, Session
B, Session C, Session
E, Session F, Session
G, Session H, Session
I, Session J, Session K, Session
The Future of the Writing Research Across Borders
The Scientific Committee is considering plans
to create a permanent international organization for the advancement
of writing research and the continuation of the conferences. If
you have interest or suggestions, please contact any member of
the Scientific Committee.