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Writing Assignment Sourcebook: Genres

Profile
Online Interviews
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
The Four Directions in Writing the Profile
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Personal Narrative Exercise

Survey
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Analyzing Writing Across the Disciplines

Summary and Response
Genre Jumping
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Using Art to Create Summary and Response
Writing Effective Summaries

Narrative
Genre Jumping
From Thesis to Text
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
Triple Journal Entry
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Extended Scene Writing
Extended Scene Analysis
Personal Narrative Exercise
Family Photograph Essay
The Collage
Peer Evaluation Self-Response Letter
Narrative Essay Assignment

Textual Analysis
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
Triple Journal Entry
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Analyzing Writing Across the Disciplines
Using the New York Times for Analysis
Analysis From the Inside Out
Genres and Academic Discourse
Process Writing with Line, Hook and Sinker
Textual Analysis Assignment
Mapping an Essay
Reading Your Essay Aloud
Using Ad Analysis to Build Analytical Skills
Thesis and Thesis Examples
Survival Kit: An Inductive Approach to Cultural and Textual Analysis

Argument and Persuasion (Researched Argument)
Genre Jumping
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
Triple Journal Entry
The Logic Behind Problem Areas
Writing a Proposal
Analysis From the Inside Out
Proving the Impossible: An Exercise in Early Research Paper Writing
Mapping an Essay
Reading Your Essay Aloud
Thesis and Thesis Examples

Writing Across the Disciplines
BMRs, Blow-Up and Implants
Analyzing Writing Across the Disciplines
Ten Tricks for Taking an Essay Test
Mapping an Essay
Reading Your Essay Aloud
Thesis and Thesis Examples

Essay (General)
Revising Introductions

In-Class Essay
Ideas for In-Class Writing: Various Topics
Ten Tricks for Taking an Essay Test

Research Essay
Sharing and Developing Research Topics

Correctness and Style

Sentence Variety Structure
BMRs, Blow-Ups and Implants
Plagiarism Exercises
Proving the Impossible: An Exercise in Early Research Paper Writing
Brownstein's Style Rules