A Review of Bad Ideas About Writing, Edited by Cheryl E. Ball and Drew M. Loewe
Brandie Bohney left teaching English at the secondary level to study how teachers learn to teach writing to middle
students. She is a PhD student at Bowling Green State University, and she is also interested in devalued Englishes
ELA classroom, discovery learning, and pedagogies of “grammar.”
Jonathan Brownlee is a PhD candidate at Bowling Green State University. His current academic interests include
embodiment, cultural rhetorics, historical rhetoric, and the connection between rhetoric and philosophy. Outside of
academia, Jonathan is an artist and the author of the novel Soliloquy.
Renee Ann Drouin is a PhD student in Rhetoric and Writing at Bowling Green State University. Primarily concerned
feminist rhetorical applications to video game scholarship, she also focuses on writing center pedagogy and popular
Ran Meyer is a doctoral student in the Rhetoric and Writing Program at Bowling Green State University. Prior to his
as a graduate student, he served as a litigation and education-law attorney and equity partner in a public-sector
law firm. His research interests include law and social thought, writing assessment, and critical pedagogy.
Bailey Poland is a PhD student in Rhetoric and Writing at Bowling Green State University. Her areas of focus
rhetorics, digital rhetorics, and archival research, particularly concerning marginalized voices in all three
is the author of
Haters: Harassment, Abuse, and Violence Online.
Brian Urias is a PhD student in Rhetoric and Writing and the assistant director of General Studies Writing at
Bowling Green State University. He has professional interests in online writing instruction, writing transfer, and
writing program administration.
Lena Ziegler is a PhD student in Rhetoric and Writing at Bowling Green State University where she researches
and the rhetoric of consent and desire, with a particular interest in blending critical and creative scholarship.
the editor and co-founder of the literary journal
The Hunger and is a writer of fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry.