Graduate Student Writing Groups
The Writing Studio is currently working to put together a few graduate student writing groups, to build a community of writers for graduate students working on theses, dissertations, and long-term academic projects. If you are interested, please contact us here
Undergraduate Peer Tutoring
Beginning this spring, the Writing Studio @Georgia State will be welcoming undergraduate tutors into the Studio. Please check back soon for updated information.
Grady High School Writing Center
Seth Hagen, one of our experienced tutors, has been working with the Grady High School Writing Center this year. Learn more about the Writing Center here
Grady Writing Center has also been participating in the Playmakers' Playwriting Workshop. Learn more about it here.
The Writing Studio @Phillips Prison
This year, the Writing Studio has began working with Sarah Higinbotham and Bill Taft's education program at Phillips State Prison in Buford, GA. The Studio comes to Phillips once a month to help students on their written assignments for Bill and Sarah's classes.Learn more about their work at Phillips below:
Literature and Exile
Writing and Listening Behind Bars
Congratulations to Kelly Elmore, Sarah Dyne, Helen Cauley, and Sam Jakobeit on being accepted to present their discussion "The Work We Do: Community Outreach in the Georgia State University Writing Studio" at the 2013 Southeastern Writing Center Association Conference on February 21-23 in Fort Launderdale, FL. Learn more about the conference here.
Writing Studio Director Dr. Lynee Lewis Gaillet has also produced the following invited talks, conference presentations, and publications this year:
"Academic Publication and Contingent Faculty: Establishing a Community of Scholars." With Letizia Guglielmo. Working with Faculty Writers. Ed. Michelle Eodice and Anne Ellen Geller. Utah State UP. Forthcoming, March 2013.
"A Welcoming Space: Creating Community for Contingent Faculty in the Writing Center." International Writing Center Conference. October 2012. San Diego, CA
"Creating Communities of Scholars: ACcademic Publication and Contingent Faculty." Lynee Gaillet and Letizia Guglielmo. International Writing across the Curriculum Conference. June 2012. Savannah, GA.
Invited Lecturer. "Buildiing Sustainable Communities." Delivered to non-tenure track faculty at East Carolina University. November 8, 2012. Greenville, NC.
"Training Across the Curriculum: Building a Cross-Programmatic Infrastructure to Improve GTA and Tutor Training Across the Curriculum." South Atlantic Modern Language Association. November 2011. Atlanta, GA,