University at Albany

Reading Our World (2009)
by Robert Yagelski

Robert Yagelski's Reading Our World: Conversations in Context, second edition, helps improve critical reading and writing skills by illustrating the value of contextual awareness. The text teaches writers to use audience-centered writing strategies as they explore ongoing conversations about cultural, academic, political, and personal ideologies. Yagelski is an associate professor of English education in the Department of Educational Theory and Practice, and director of the Capital District Writing Project, a site of the National Writing Project.