Word of the Week – M


Multiliteracies

Definition: this is a fairly new term developed to reflect the change in ways people communicate due to new technologies and shifts in the usage of the English language within different cultures. Multiliteracies includes linguistic literacies, visual literacies, audio literacies, gestural literacies, spatial literacies and multimodal literacies.MTMC word cloud

In the MTMC. Our name change from the Writing Center to the Multiliteracies Center occurred in order to reflect the modern ways of communication and include and apply to a wider range of communication forms.

– written by Janelle Scheck

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