Julie Ann Mix

Author Bio

Julie Mix, Ph.D., has served as the English coordinator for the Division of Community Education at Wayne State University for 18 years. Her specialty is composition studies and applied linguistics. She also serves on the Executive Board of the Michigan Council of Teachers of English.


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