When “Leaning In” Becomes “Falling on Your Face”
Composing in a familiar genre becomes extremely complicated when switching into a leadership role. In this article, Vanessa Garcia and Laura Skokan team up to explore the challenges they faced in their new roles, while also addressing the genre of the Grassroots Writing Research
Journal article itself and how genres require a step away from the familiar. This interview examines these shifts through cultural-historical activity theory (CHAT).