Redefining composition to include conscious attention to images and design, Picturing Texts is a writing textbook that teaches how to compose visual texts as well as how to read them. This Web site is a repository of useful materials for working with the book. It includes online readings, with suggested focus and responds; guidelines for writing for the Web; links to resources on the Web that will help students do the kind of work invited by Picturing Texts ; and more.

chapter 1 — picturing texts
chapter 2 — looking closer
chapter 3 — making lives visible
chapter 4 — representing others
chapter 5 — contructing realities
chapter 6 — picturing argument
chapter 7 — designing texts
tips for web research
web resources
guidelines for writing on the web
guidelines for evaluating design