Brenna Swift

Assistant Director of Writing Fellows

blswift@wisc.edu

Interests
Writing center studies; feminist disability studies; community engagement; critical pedagogy; composition pedagogy; trauma-informed practices; writing and social justice; college equity and access; translingualism

Degrees and Institutions

  • BA, Colorado College
  • MS, Northwestern University

Other

Writing Center T.A. Co-Coordinator

Publications

“Challenging Ableism and Institutional Barriers Through Writing Center Work” on Another Word, UW-Madison’s Writing Center blog: https://writing.wisc.edu/blog/challenging-ableism-and-institutional-barriers-through-writing-center-work/

“A New Collaboration: Welcoming a High School Writing Center to UW-Madison” (with Mike Haen) on Another Word, UW-Madison’s Writing Center blog: https://dept.writing.wisc.edu/blog/a-new-collaboration-welcoming-a-high-school-writing-center-to-uw-madison/

“The Hayman Fire and the Impermanence of Landscape” on Edge Effects: https://test.edgeeffects.net/hayman-fire/