Kay Halasek

Associate Professor


Kay Halasek is an associate professor of English at the Ohio State University, where she also directs the second-year writing program. A composition specialist, Kay undergraduate courses in writing, persuasion, and the rhetoric of social movements and graduate courses in composition studies. <br> <br>&nbsp;Author of <i>A Brief Guide to Basic Writing</i>, <i>Writing Lives</i>, and <i>A Pedagogy of Possibility: Bakhtinian Perspectives on Composition Studies</i>, Kay has also published articles in such venues as College English, Written Communication, Rhetoric Society Quarterly, The Journal of General Education, and Computers and Composition.


Writing II: Rhetorical Composing