Ph.D., University of Tennessee
I am currently working the third part of a trilogy of books I began working on in 1980. The third book will situate Isocrates in the fields of rhetoric/composition and North American literary and critical studies.
- Classical Rhetoric
- Introduction to Literary Study
- Areas of Research
- Rhetoric, Literary Theory, Pedagogy
Aristotle’s Voice, Southern Illinois University Press, 1994; rpt. 2013; Plato, Derrida, and Writing, Southern Illinois University Press, 1988; rpt. 2012
Mina Shaughnessey Prize, MLA; James Kinneavy Prize, JAC; W. Ross Winderowd Prize, Association of Teachers of Advanced Composition; NEH Junior Scholar Fellowship