Book cover for Writing Beyond the University: Preparing Lifelong Learners for Lifewide Writing. Edited by Julia Bleakney, Jessie L. Moore, and Paula Rosinski.

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Each of the chapters in this section examines how writers draw on and adapt previous writing experiences and strategies as they learn to write across their lifetimes in different contexts. While each chapter takes its own unique focus, several themes run through each of them, including the variety of personal, professional, and civic writing in which participants engage beyond the university; the ways in which identities are impacted by writing practices; and the realization that experience with academic writing is not the only or even most important factor in becoming a successful writer beyond the university.

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