Keli Tucker


Multilingual literacies; translingualism; linguistic justice; antiracist composition pedagogy; writing program administration; narrative inquiry and life history methodologies

Degrees and Institutions

  • BS, Drury University
  • MA, DePaul University


“Translingualism: An Alternative to Restrictive Monolingual Ideologies in Writing Instruction.” E. Bouza, T. Cavnar, and K. Tucker. Another Word: From the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2020

“The Limitations of Kindness and the Radicalizing Lessons of a Pandemic.” K. Tucker. Connecting Writing Centers Across Borders: A Blog of WLN: A Journal of Writing Center Scholarship, 2020

“Potential for and Barriers to Actionable Antiracism in the Writing Center: Views from the IWCA Special Interest Group on Antiracism Activism.” W. Faison, T. Haltiwanger Morrison, K. Levin, E. Simmons, J. Kar Tang, and K. Tucker. Praxis: A Writing Center Journal 16.2, 2019


Co-leader of the IWCA Anti-racism Activism SIG

Assistant Director of the Writing Fellows Program