Alanna Frost

Chair of Department
Assistant Professor
222C Morton Hall
(256) 824-2381


PhD- University of Louisville (2008)
MA - University of Alabama in Huntsville
BA - University of Victoria

Areas of Specialization/Interests:

Literacy Studies, Cultural Rhetorics, Composition Theory and Pedagogy

Current Projects:

"I Race Cars": Action Research, Digitial Media and Ninth Grade Literacies" (with Philip Kovacs and Jennifer Taylor) --an analysis of an action research pilot project conducted with at-risk ninth grade students.


"Literacy Stewardship: Dakelh Women Composing Culture." College Compositon and Communication. 63.1 (2011): 54-74.

"Basic Writers, Retention, and Writing Centers: A Methodology" with Diana Bell. The Learning Assistance Review. Forthcoming Spring 2012.

"Multilingual Literacy Landscapes" with Suzanne Blum Malley. Stories that Speak to Us.Eds.Scott Dewitt, Cynthia Selfe, and Louie Ullman. Computers and Composition Digital Press and Utah State Press. Forthcoming.