About GXB

Genre is a concept and construct that crosses disciplinary, national, methodological, conceptual, and pedagogical borders. The aim of "Genre across Borders" (GXB) is to advance genre theory and research by helping scholars and students cross these borders through access and scholarly contribution to reference guides and online networking. More about GXB.

Sample Bibliography

[897] Owen, S. (2007).  Genres in Motion. Publications of the Modern Language Association. 122, 1389–1393.
[1310] Zwaan, R. A. (1994).  Effect of Genre Expectations on Text Comprehension. Journal of Experimental Psychology. 20(4), 920-330.

GXB Member Profile

Adele Hite

North Carolina State University
PhD Program in Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media
MPH/RD, Public Health Nutrition, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011
Doctoral student

Upcoming Events & CFPs

Saturday May 30, 2015 - 2:00 pm to Monday June 01, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Canadian Association for the Study of Discourse and Writing / Association canadienne de rédactologie. Save the date and see you in Ottawa!

Glossary Sample

An element of speech that serves as "a link in the chain of speech communication" (Bakhtin, 1986, p. 91).


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