Profiles in "Contemporary Rhetorical Theory" Expertise Area

  • Lisa Barca 's research interests include rhetoric and writing; Italian language and literature; comparative literature; women writers; critical animal studies; ecofeminism; language and ideology; mass media.
  • Severson is a feminism and material culture scholar and writing instructor.
  • My theory-driven research explores deep histories of technological systems (textual, visual, and audio) in ecological, scientific and social contexts. My creative practice blurs false boundaries between language and art.
  • Jacob Greene researches emerging modes of digital and location-based writing.
  • McHugh teaches courses in interpersonal communication. A contributing editor and ancillary author for Oxford University Press textbooks in this area, she also works on philosophy and ethics texts for other publishers.