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Department of English Language and Literature


Anna McDonald

Title: PhD Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant
Department: English Language and Literature
College of Arts and Sciences
Anna McDonald


B.A. in English (Dalton State College); M.A. in Literature (University of Tennessee Chattanooga)

Field of Interest:
Composition pedagogy, first-year writing, writing program administration, multimodal instruction

Anna McDonald is a PhD student in Composition and Rhetoric. Her research interests are primarily in the field of composition and include first-year writing pedagogy and teaching with technology. She is interested in incorporating alternative, multimodal teaching methods in FYC, especially as they pertain to first-generation college students or students who speak English as a second language.  

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