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Adler-Kassner, Linda, and Susanmarie Harrington, eds.  Questioning Authority:  Stories Told in School.  Ann Arbor:  U Michigan P, 2001.

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Brown, Johanna Atwood.  “The Peer Who Isn’t a Peer:  Authority and the Graduate Student Administrator.”  Kitchen Cooks, Plate Twirlers and Troubadours: Writing Program Administrators Tell Their Stories. Ed. Diana George. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, 1999.  120-126.

Carino, Peter.  “Power and Authority in Peer Tutoring.”  The Center Will Hold:  Critical Perspectives on Writing Center Scholarship.  Ed. Michael A. Pemberton and Joyce Kinkead.  Logan:  Utah State UP, 2003.  96-113.

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Enos, Theresa, and Shane Borrowman.  “Authority and Credibility:  Classical Rhetoric, the Internet, and the Teaching of Techno-Ethos.”  Alternative Rhetorics:  Challenges to the Rhetorical Tradition.  Ed. Laura Gray-Rosendale and Sibylle Gruber.  Carbondale:  Southern Illinois UP, 2001.  93-110.

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Golson, Emily.  “Using Stories to Probe Assumptions, Question Authority, and Stabilize Meaning.” Questioning Authority:  Stories Told in School.  Ed. Linda Adler-Kassner and Susanmarie Harrington.  Ann Arbor:  U Michigan P, 2001.  77-96.

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Harrington, Susanmarie, and Linda Adler-Kassner.  “Stories, Authority, Teaching:  Making a Difference in the Composition Classroom.” Questioning Authority:  Stories Told in School.  Ed. Linda Adler-Kassner and Susanmarie Harrington.  Ann Arbor:  U Michigan P, 2001.  1-18.

Jones, Kathleen.  “What is Authority’s Gender?” Revisioning the Political: Feminist Reconstructions of Traditional Concepts in Western Political Theory.  Ed. Nancy Hirschmann and Christine Di Stefano.  Boulder, CO:  Westview Press, 1996.  75-93.

Julier, Laura.  “The Difference It Makes to Speak:  The Voice of Authority in Joan Didion.”  Voices on Voice: Definitions, Perspectives, Inquiry.  Ed. Kathleen Blake Yancey.  Urbana, IL:  National Council of Teachers of English, 1994.  130-144.

Lunsford, Andrea A.  “Refiguring Classroom Authority.”  The Ethics of Writing Instruction:  Issues in Theory and Practice.  Ed. Michael A. Pemberton.  Norwood, NJ:  Ablex, 2000.  65-78.

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Mortensen, Peter, and Gesa E. Kirsch.  “On Authority in the Study of Writing.”  College Composition and Communication 44.4 (December 1993):  556-72.

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Penrose, Ann M., and Cheryl Geisler.  “Reading and Writing Without Authority.”  College Composition and Communication 45.4 (December 1994):  505-520.

Queen, Mary. “Genders and Authors.” Authorship in Composition Studies. Ed. Tracy Hamler Carrick and Rebecca Moore Howard. Boston: Wadsworth, 2006. 101-116.

Radway, Janice. “Research Universities, Periodical Publication, and the Circulation of Professional Expertise: On the Significance of Middlebrow Authority.” Critical Inquiry 31.1 (Fall 2004): 203-228.

Ritter, Kelly Who Owns School? Authority, Students, and Online Discourse. Cresskill, NJ: Hampton, 2010.

Robillard, Amy E. Reimagining Students’ Writerly Authority: Co-investigation and Representations of Student Writers in Composition Studies. Diss. Syracuse U, 2004. AAI3149055.

Robillard, Amy E.  “Students and Authors in Composition Scholarship.”  An Introduction to Authorship.  Ed. Tracy Hamler Carrick and Rebecca Moore Howard.  New York:  Wadsworth, 2006.

Robillard, Amy E. “Young Scholars Affecting Composition: A Challenge to Disciplinary Citation Practices.” College English 68.3 (January 2006): 253-270.

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Shafer, Jack.  “Anonymice Infestation!”  Slate 17 Nov. 2004.  19 Nov. 2004 <>.

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Thompson, Celia.  “‘Authority Is Everything’:  A Study of the Politics of Textual Ownership and Knowledge in the Formation of Student Writer Identities.”  International Journal for Educational Integrity 1.1 (2005):  12 pp.  27 Jan. 2006 <>.

Tischio, Victoria M.  “Speaking the Fool’s Rhetoric: A Woman’s Critical Praxis for Power-Sharing in a Gendered Writing Classroom.” Composition Studies 31.2 (Fall 2003):  27-52.

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Traxler, Megan. “(Re)Reading Identity Narratives: Developing Strategies for Negotiating Authority in the Composition Classroom.” Young Scholars in Writing 4 (Fall 2006): 3-14.

Walsh, Peter.  “That Withered Paradigm:  The Web, the Expert and the Information Hegemony.”  Democracy and New Media.  Ed. Henry Jenkins and David Thorburn.  Cambridge, MA:  MIT P, 2003.  365-372.

Wardle, Elizabeth. “Identity, Authority, and Learning to Write in New Workplaces.” Enculturation 5.2 (2004).

Werder, Carmen.  “Rhetorical Agency:  Seeing the Ethics of It All.”  WPA:  Writing Program Administration 24.1-2 (Fall-Winter 2000):  9-28.