Dr. Vassiliki Kourbani’s research on visual perspectives on non-native writing at the 7th Conference of the European Writing Centers Association

1 August 2014, 12:00 am

On July 19-22, Hellenic American University faculty member Dr. Vassiliki Kourbani presented her research findings on the writing and revision processes of non-native speakers at the 7th Conference of the European Writing Centers Association which was held at Viadrina European University in Frankfurt Oder, Germany.

During her presentation, entitled 'Non-Native Speakers Respond to Writing: Some Unique Studies and Personal Responses through Online and Visual Perspectives'. Dr. Kourbani discussed the use of sound and visual images and the writing process, and the importance of individual interaction (face-to-face or online) as part of the revision process. During the conference, Dr. Kourbani was re-elected to serve a two-year term as a member of the Board of the European Writing Centers Association.