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Beth Beggs

Director of the Center for Academic Resources, Director of Simpson Writing Across the Curriculum and Simpson Writing Center


I grew up in Central Georgia where most of the year was too hot and humid to do more than read. Who would have thought I could make a career out of reading and teaching others to think and write about their reading?



  • Academic Writing
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Writing Pedagogy
  • Digital Humanities



2013—Ph. D. in Rhetoric and Composition; University of Georgia; Athens, GA

2001—M.A. in American Literature, State University of West Georgia; Carrollton, GA

1996—B.A. in English; State University of West Georgia College; Carrollton, GA



“It’s a Mod, Mod, Modder’s World: Computer Game Modification as Civic Discourse,” Reconstruction: Studies in Contemporary Culture. Reconstruction Journal 12.2 (2012) Web.