Teaching Writing On Line and Face to Face
from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm
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After two successful conferences (2001: The Netherlands, 2003: Hungary), the Writing Center of the Hellenic American Union (HAU) is organizing a conference with the topic "Teaching Writing On Line and Face to Face" in Athens, 22-24 June 2005. It is the 3rd Conference of the European Association for the Teaching of Academic Writing (EATAW), an organization with an international membership of teachers, researchers and students of the subject of teaching of academic writing (http://eataw2005.hau.gr/). The Writing Center is a service offered by the Hellenic American Union to its students and the general public. It offers advice and guidance on any writing problem, in English and in Greek (http://www.hau.gr/hau/el/services_writingcenter.html). Writing program administrators, writing center staff, teachers, researchers and students interested in the teaching of academic writing are invited to attend and submit papers for presentation. They will have the opportunity to: - listen to distinguished keynote speakers, such as Prof Ann Raimes of the CUNY and Prof. C. Stephanidis of the Univ. of Crete - participate in presentations, workshops, and panel discussions on a variety of themes Themes: - Technology in teaching and tutoring writing - Viability of Writing Centers: A free service or a free enterprise? - Organisational models for the teaching of academic writing - Cross-national and cross-cultural issues in the teaching of writing - Research & Innovation in the teaching and tutoring of writing The working language of the Conference will be English.