Breaking with the still-dominant technique culture in composition experiences, post-process theory—or a minimum of the several incarnations of post-process thought mentioned by way of the members represented during this number of unique essays—endorses the elemental concept that no codifiable or generalizable writing method exists or may possibly exist. Post-process theorists carry that the perform of writing can't be captured through a generalized method or a "big" theory.
Most post-process theorists carry 3 assumptions concerning the act of writing: writing is public; writing is interpretive; and writing is located. the 1st assumption is the commonsensical declare that writing constitutes a public interchange. via "interpretive act," post-process theorists normally suggest anything as large as "making experience of" and never completely the power to maneuver from one code to a different. To interpret potential greater than basically to paraphrase; it capacity to go into right into a dating of figuring out with different language clients. and eventually, simply because writing is a public act that calls for interpretive interplay with others, writers consistently write from a few place or a few position. Writers are by no means nowhere; they're "situated."
Leading theorists and commonly released students within the box, members are Nancy Blyler, John Clifford, Barbara Couture, Nancy C. DeJoy, Sidney I. Dobrin, Elizabeth Ervin, Helen Ewald, David Foster, Debra Journet, Thomas Kent, Gary A. Olson, Joseph Petraglia, George Pullman, David Russell, and John Schilb.
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