The National Writing Centers Association as Mooring: A Personal History of the First Decade
Writing Center Journal
Recounts a history of the National Writing Centers Association based on the author's personal recollection and minutes, back issues of "The Writing Center Journal" and "Writing Lab Newsletter," miscellaneous correspondence, and convention proceedings and programs. Explains why the organization exists and what road led the founders to it. (TB)
Kinkead, J. A. “The National Writing Centers Association as Mooring: A Personal History of the First Decade,” The Writing Center Journal 16.2 (1996): 131-143. Reprinted in The Allyn and Bacon Guide to Writing Center Theory and Practice, ed. Robert W. Barnett and Jacob S. Blumner, 2001.