Navigating Genre 1 page double spaced MLA format

“Navigating Genre” by Kerry Dirk in the Week 7 folder


Please answer the following questions:

  • After reading Dirk, how would you define what genre is in your own words?
  • How can genres be understood as social actions?
  • What are genre conventions?
  • What do you think are the strengths (and potential weaknesses) of genres?