The Composition Program’s textbook for 2021-2022 is a Virginia Tech custom edition of Understanding Rhetoric, 3rd ed. The VT custom edition has been ordered for all sections of ENGL1105 and ENGL1106. If you have any questions about the textbook for the Composition Program, please contact Derek Mueller, Director of Composition, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous Textbook Editions
Fall 2020–Summer 2021 (digital only)
The 2020 Edition of Understanding Rhetoric (VT custom) has been ordered for all sections of ENGL1105 and ENGL1106 for Spring 2021. Options for purchase include Follett (campus bookstore, where students can purchase an access code printed on a card) or direct purchase at the VitalSource website: https://www.vitalsource.com/custom/9781319401597. The cost is 48 USD.