Nearly every college writing textbook begins by reassuring incoming first-years that they already know how to write, usually in an embarrassing, cross-generational, trying-to-be-cool way: You write persuasive arguments when you create your Tinder profile or when tell the group chat about how much you love the latest Marvel film. As I begin another semester of […]
Jared Klemp teaches writing at Arizona State University. He holds a Ph.D. in English and American Literature from Washington University in St. Louis. His current research explores the legacies of modernism in contemporary fiction and literary scholarship.
Posts by Jared Klemp
Essays, reviews, and reflections that celebrate African American life and legacies