Alumni Research & Publications

Department of Communication alumni are conducting research and publishing the results in books and journals.

Kevin Ayotte

Terrorism: Communication and Rhetorical Perspectives, ed. Dan O’Hair, Robert Heath, Kevin J. Ayotte, and Gerald R. Ledlow (Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press, in press)

Barbara Biesecker

Rhetoric, Materiality, and Politics (Frontiers in Political Communication) (2009) Peter Lang Publishing Inc

Barbara Biesecker

"Memorializing in a Time of Terror: A Case Study of Public Argument.” Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Argumentation. University of Amsterdam. The Netherlands. Forthcoming.

“No Time for Mourning: The Rhetorical Production of the Melancholic Citizen-Subject in the War on Terror.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 40, 1 (2007): 147-167.

Barbara Biesecker

Addressing Postmodernity: Kenneth Burke, Rhetoric, and a Theory of Social Change (Studies Rhetoric & Communicati) (2000) University Alabama Press

Sarah C. Bishop

US Media and Migration: Refugee Oral Histories.  New York: Routledge, 2016.

Sarah C. Bishop

Undocumented Storytellers: Narrating the Immigrant Rights Movement (Oxford University Press, 2019)

Michael Casey

The Rhetoric of Sir Garfield Todd: Christian Imagination and the Dream of an African Democracy (Baylor UP, 2007).

Nathan Crick

Rhetoric and Power: The Drama of Classical Greece, University of South Carolina Press (2014)

Nathan Crick

Democracy and Rhetoric: John Dewey on the Arts of Becoming, University of South Carolina Press (2010)

Robert Danisch

Citizens of the World: Pluralism, Migration and Practices of Citizenship: At the Interface/Probing the Boundaries, Rodopi (2011)

Robert Danisch

Pragmatism, Democracy, and the Necessity of Rhetoric, Univ of South Carolina Press (2007)

Christine Feldman-Barrett

Lost Histories of Youth Culture. New York: Peter Lang, 2015

Christine Feldman-Barrett

We are the Mods, a transnational history of a youth subculture (2009) Peter Lang

Jennifer Friedlander

Feminine Look: Sexuation, Spectatorship, and Subversion. Forthcoming with State University of New York Press, 2009

Jennifer Friedlander

“Affecting Art: Barthes, Kertèsz, and Lacan.” (Re)-turn: A Journal of Lacanian Studies (2008)

Radhika Gajjala

Cyberculture and the Subaltern (Lexington Press, 2012)

Radhika Gajjala

Cyberselves: Feminist Ethnographies of South Asian Women, AltaMira Press, (2004)

Weiming Yao-Gorman (Xiao Ming)

The Cultural Economy of Falun Gong in China: A Rhetorical Perspective, University of South Carolina Press (2012)

Kelly Happe

The Material Gene: Gender, Race, and Heredity after the Human Genome Project, NYU Press (2013)

Jean Jones

Tales of a Texas Cynic:  Theodore O. Windt Remembered” in the Nov. 2006 issue of Communication Quarterly

Lisa Keranen

Scientific Characters: Rhetoric, Politics, and Trust in Breast Cancer Research, University Alabama Press (2010)

Lisa Keranen

"Cause Someday We All Die”: Rhetoric, Agency, and the Case of the ‘Patient’ Preferences Worksheet. Quarterly Journal of Speech 93.Forthcoming 2007.

Assessing the Seriousness of Research Misconduct: Considerations for Sanction Assignment. Accountability in Research: Policies and Quality Assurance 13: 179-205, 2006.

Deepa Kumar

Outside the Box: Corporate Media, Globalization and the UPS Strike (2007) University of Illinois Press

Joan Leach

Rhetorical Questions of Health and Medicine, Lexington Books (2010)

John Lynch

What Are Stem Cells?: Definitions at the Intersection of Science and Politics, University Alabama Press (2011)

Gabriela Nunez Murillo

Culturas Orales y Culturas Escritas (1a Edición).  Lima: Departamento Académico de Comunicaciones, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, 2015.

Joe Packer

Alien Life and Human Purpose: A Rhetorical Examination Through History, Rowman & Littlefield (2015)

Damien Pfister

Networked Media, Networked Rhetorics: Attention and Deliberation in the Early Blogosphere, Penn State University Press (2014)

Mark Porrovecchio

F.C.S. Schiller and the Dawn of Pragmatism: The Rhetoric of a Philosophical Rebel, Lexington Books (2011)

Mark Porrovecchio

Reengaging the Prospects of Rhetoric: Current Conversations and Contemporary Challenges, Routledge (2010)

Jane Reid

Forthcoming: Burns, David J., Jane S. Reid, Mark F. Toncar, Jeffrey Fawcett, and Cynthia E. Anderson (2006) “Motivations to Volunteer: The Role of Altruism,” International Review of Public and Non Profit Marketing

Turner, Leslie J., Reid, Jane S., and Toncar, Mark F. (2006), “Using the Consumer Involvement Profile Scale to Identify Demographic Differences among Wine Consumers,” International Journal of Business Research, 6 (1), 152-162.

Thomas Dunn

Queerly Remembered: Rhetorics for Representing the GLBTQ Past