Tisha Turk is an assistant professor of English at the University of Minnesota, Morris, where she teaches courses on writing, composition studies, the novel, narrative theory, and gender studies. Her recent work focuses on the rhetorical analysis of narratives; an essay on fan vids as collaborative interpretation is forthcoming from Film & Film Culture. Current projects, also growing out of her interest in fan vids, focus on vidding as a composing process and on vidding and vidwatching as forms of 21st century literacy.