Elizabeth Brewer

Assistant Professor

English

Contact Information

Clarence Carroll Hall 302

Phone: 860-832-2763

Email: ebrewer@ccsu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in English - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Studies 2014 
    Interdisciplinary Specialization in Disability Studies
    The Ohio State University
  • M.A. in English - Rhetoric, Composition, and Literacy Studies 2009
    The Ohio State University
  • B.A. in English with Honors, Summa Cum Laude 2007
    The Ohio State University

 

Research Interests

Contemporary Rhetorical Theory, Writing Program Administration, Disability Studies, Composition Pedagogy, Faculty Development

Publications

  • Obermark, Lauren, Elizabeth Brewer, and Kay Halasek. “Moving from the One and Done to a Culture of Collaboration: Reconceptualizing Professional Development for TAs." WPA: Writing Program Administration 39.1 (2015): 32-53. Print.
  • Brewer, Elizabeth, Melanie Yergeau, and Cynthia L. Selfe. “Creating a Culture of Access in Composition Studies.” Composition Studies 42.2 (2014). Print.
  • Brewer, Elizabeth, and Brenda Jo Brueggemann. “A View from DSQ.” Disability Studies Quarterly 34.2 (2014): n.pag. Web. http://dsq-sds.org/article/view/4258/3598
  • Yergeau, Melanie, Elizabeth Brewer, Stephanie Kerschbaum, Sushil Oswal, Margaret Price, Michael Salvo, Cynthia Selfe, and Franny Howes. “Multimodality in Motion: Disability and Kairotic Spaces.” Kairos 18.1 (2013): n.pag. Web. http://www.technorhetoric.net/18.1/coverweb/yergeau-et-al/index.html
  • Brueggemann, Brenda Jo, Elizabeth Brewer, Nicholas Hetrick, and Melanie Yergeau. Arts and Humanities (The SAGE Reference Series on Disability: Key Issues and Future Directions). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE, 2012. Print.

Award

Accessibility and Digital Composition Award from the Computers and Composition Digital Press for “Multimodality in Motion: Disability and Kairotic Spaces” co-authored with Melanie Yergeau, Stephanie Kerschbaum, Sushil Oswal, Margaret Price, Michael Salvo, Cynthia Selfe, and Franny Howes (2014)