I teach writing and rhetoric, and I enjoy making short films as digital scholarship. My book on all of this is due out next year!


Affect, Rhetoric & Composition, Design, Digital Media, (DIY) Digital Filmmaking, Film, Multimodality, Performance, Visual Rhetoric, Writing Program Administration.


Cruel Auteurism: Affective Digital Mediations Toward Film-Composition. Colorado State University Open Press. 2018.

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

Chair, MLA 2018. Session 66. 66. States of Insecurity: Digital Writing in the Post–2016 Election Era THURSDAY, 4 JANUARY 1:45 PM-3:00 PM, MADISON (HILTON) Keywords: digital pedagogy, digital writing, digital rhetoric, post-election rhetorics, memes & remix culture Sponsoring Entity: RCWS Writing Pedagogies Presentations 1. Plagues of Misinformation, Katherine Gaudet (U of New Hampshire, Durham) [#4508] 2. Games Trolls Play: Lessons from GamerGate for the Age of Trump, Anastasia Salter (U of Central Florida) [#4513] 3. How Do Facts Matter Now? Teaching Students How to Analyze the Digital Public Sphere, Philip Longo (U of California, Santa Cruz) [#4506] 4. Public Selves and Political Commentary: Digital Danger and Identity, Monica F. Jacobe (C of New Jersey) [#4511] Chair, MLA 2018. 392. 392. Writing across the Curriculum When the Curriculum Is the English Department FRIDAY, 5 JANUARY 3:30 PM-4:45 PM, MURRAY HILL EAST (HILTON) AV Equipment: Projector and Speakers Keywords: WAC, Departmental Politics, Curriculum, Literature, Rhet/Comp & Lit Sponsoring Entity: RCWS Writing Pedagogies Speakers 1. Patricia Lynn Bizzell (C of the Holy Cross) 2. Madhurima Chakraborty (Columbia C, IL, Chicago) 3. Dominic DelliCarpini (York C of Pennsylvania, York) 4. Mya Poe (Northeastern U, Boston) 5. John L. Schilb (Indiana U, Bloomington)  


Modern Language Association (MLA). Chair, Rhetoric, Composition, and Writing Studies “Writing Pedagogies” Forum. Modern Language Association (RCWS, MLA) 2017-2018. Member, Rhetoric, Composition, and Writing Studies “Writing Pedagogies” Forum. Modern Language Association. (RCWS, MLA) 2013-2018. National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). Rhetoric Society of America (RSA).  

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