Emeritus Professor
of English and Education

Iowa City Campus



"...remember that anyone can struggle
given the right text. The struggle isn't the issue;
the issue is what the reader does

when the text gets tough."
—Kylene Beers








Kirkwood Community College
1816 Lower Muscatine Road
Iowa City, IA 52240-3102


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