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Presentation
Beyond Strunk & White: Using Comics to Teach Students to Write Analytically
Comic Arts Conference at Comic-Con International 2017 (2017)
  • Lisa Smith
Abstract
This paper presents my approach to teaching analytical writing in a first-year composition class using Matt Fraction and David Aja's Hawkeye: My Life as a Weapon, providing practical, constructive advice on how to use comics to improve students' analytical writing skills. Assignment sheet included at end.
Keywords
  • Hawkeye,
  • comics,
  • first-year composition,
  • Matt Fraction
Disciplines
Publication Date
July 20, 2017
Location
San Diego, CA
Citation Information
Lisa Smith. "Beyond Strunk & White: Using Comics to Teach Students to Write Analytically" Comic Arts Conference at Comic-Con International 2017 (2017)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lisa_smith2/12/