Writing Centers Association of Japan

The Writing Centers Association of Japan (WCAJ) is a community of scholars, teachers, students, university administrators, and other professionals established to exchange ideas about the role of writing centers in nurturing and advancing the culture of academic writing in Japan as well as the use of writing to improve teaching and learning.

WCAJ aims to foster communication among writing centers in Japan and to provide a forum for discussions on second-language writing.

Announcements (UPDATED 2022/11/28)

The Writing Centers Association of Japan, in conjunction with the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), is pleased to announce the Thirteenth Symposium on Writing Centers in Asia to be held on Saturday, February 18, 2023. The theme this year is “Lessons from the Pandemic: Making Writing Education More Flexible.”

Plenary Speaker: Brian Paltridge, The University of Sydney

If you plan to attend, please register at: https://forms.gle/SxjhphZJbM2iTV857

If you wish to give a presentation, please submit your proposal here: https://forms.gle/ordwcqn92HtELA7T6

Deadline for submission: January 8, 2023 (Japan Standard Time)
Notification: Late January, 2023