Catherine Jean Prendergast

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Research Output

2016

Reflection: Before #BlackLivesMatter

Prendergast, C. J., Dec 21 2016, Rhetorics of Whiteness: Postracial Hauntings in Popular Culture, Social Media, and Education. Kennedy, T. M., Middleton, J. I. & Ratcliffe, K. (eds.). Southern Illinois University Press, p. 89-91

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The unexceptional schizophrenic: A post-postmodern introduction

Prendergast, C., Oct 14 2016, The Disability Studies Reader. Davis, L. J. (ed.). 5 ed. Taylor and Francis, p. 232-241 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Mental disability and rhetoricity retold: The memoir on drugs

Prendergast, C., Jul 11 2014, Changing Social Attitudes Toward Disability: Perspectives from Historical, Cultural, and Educational Studies. Bolt, D. (ed.). New York: Routledge, p. 60-67 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Or You Don't: Talents, Tendencies, and the Pooka of Literacy

Prendergast, C. J., 2013, In : Enculturation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reinventing the University: EUI as Writing Initiative

Prendergast, C. J., 2013, In : Learning and Teaching. 6, 3, p. 79-88 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Writing and Learning in View of the Lab: Why "They" Might be Right

Prendergast, C. J., 2013, In : Literacy in Composition Studies. 1, 2, p. 1-18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2011

Introduction: Disability and Emotion: "There's No Crying in Disability Studies"

Donaldson, E. J. & Prendergast, C., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies. 5, 2, p. 129-135 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Representing Disability and Emotion

Donaldson, E. (ed.) & Prendergast, C. J. (ed.), Jul 2011, In : Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies. 5, 2, 99 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

2010

Comments on "The Fighting Style: Reading the Unabomber's Strunk and White"

White, E. M., Linn, W. & Prendergast, C., Sep 2010, In : College English. 73, 1, p. 92 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

In Praise of Incomprehension

Prendergast, C., Dec 1 2010, Cross-Language Relations in Composition. Horner, B., Lu, M-Z. & Matsuda, P. K. (eds.). Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, p. 230-235 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

Murderabilia Inc. Where the First Amendment Fails Academic Freedom

Nelson, S. P. & Prendergast, C., Sep 1 2009, In : South Atlantic Quarterly. 108, 4, p. 667-688 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The Ethos of Paper: Here and There

Prendergast, C. J. & Ličko, R., 2009, In : JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory. 29, 1-2, p. 199-228 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Fighting Style: Reading the Unabomber's Strunk and White

Prendergast, C., Sep 1 2009, In : College English. 72, 1, p. 10-28 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008

And Now, a Necessarily Pathetic Response: A Response to Susan Schweik

Prendergast, C., Jan 1 2008, In : American Literary History. 20, 1-2, p. 238-244 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Buying into English: Language and Investment in the New Capitalist World

Prendergast, C., May 2008, Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press. 192 p. (Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Interrogating the University, One Archival Entry at a Time

Hunter, G., Abelmann, N., Cain, T. R., McDonough, T. & Prendergast, C., Sep 1 2008, In : Change: The Magazine of Higher Learning. 40, 5, p. 40-45 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The unexceptional schizophrenic: a post-postmodern introduction

Prendergast, C., May 1 2008, In : Journal of Literary & Cultural Disability Studies. 2, 1, p. 55-62

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

"We Live and Learn": English and Ambivalence in a New Capitalist State

Prendergast, C., Jan 1 2008, In : Globalisation, Societies and Education. 6, 1, p. 89-100 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007

Asians: The Present Absence in Crash

Prendergast, C., Mar 1 2007, In : College English. 69, 4, p. 347-348 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2006

Alma Mater: College, Kinship, and The Pursuit of Diversity

Prendergast, C. & Abelmann, N., Mar 1 2006, In : Social Text. 24, 1, p. 37-53 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2005

Symposium: Whiteness Studies

Kennedy, T. M., Middleton, J. I., Ratcliffe, K., Welch, K. E., Prendergast, C., Shor, I., West, T. R., Cushman, E., Kendrick, M. & Albrecht, L., 2005, In : Rhetoric Review. 24, 4, p. 377-385 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003

On the Rhetorics of Mental Disability

Prendergast, C. J., 2003, Towards a Rhetoric of Everyday Life: New Directions in Research on Writing, Text, and Discourse. Nystrand, M. & Duffy, J. (eds.). University of Wisconsin Press, p. 189-206

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

The Economy of Literacy: How the Supreme Court Stalled the Civil Rights Movement

Prendergast, C., Jun 1 2002, In : Harvard Educational Review. 72, 2, p. 206-229 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

On the Rhetorics of Mental Disability

Prendergast, C. J., 2001, Embodied Rhetorics: Disability in Language and Culture. Wilson, J. C. & Lewiecki-Wilson, C. (eds.). Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, p. 45-60

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Review: J. Patterson's Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and its Troubled Legacy

Prendergast, C. J., Sep 2001, In : College Composition and Communication. 53, 1, p. 170-173 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2000

The Water in the Fishbowl: Historicizing Ways with Words

Prendergast, C., Jan 1 2000, In : Written Communication. 17, 4, p. 452-490 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1998

Race: The Absent Presence in Composition Studies

Prendergast, C., Sep 1 1998, In : College Composition and Communication. 50, 1, p. 36-53 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1997

Opening Dialogue: Understanding the Dynamics of Language and Learning in the English Classroom

Nystrand, M., Gamoran, A., Kachur, R. & Prendergast, C. J., 1997, New York: Teachers College Press. 140 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook