Congratulations to this year's student award winners:
Academic Excellence Award: Hayley Gray-Hoehn
Research Achievement Award: Brandon Johnson
Dr. Lauren Tilton has just accepted a tenure-track position in the Rhetoric and Communication Studies Department. This past year, Dr. Tilton was a visiting Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities. She received her BA from UVA and her PhD from Yale in American Studies in 2016. Her dissertation examines participatory media in the 1960s. She is also the co-principal investigator of Photogrammar, a digital humanities project that helps us re-visualize 170,000 FSA photographs. This year, Lauren has been teaching Introduction to Digital Humanities and an FYS titled “Documenting 1960s America” and leading a Digital Humanities faculty learning community.
- Maurantonio Article
Dr. Nicole Maurantonio's research on how journalism helps cover up systemic racism was featured in Journalism Research News.
- Mifsud Podcast
Dr. Mari Lee Mifsud discussed her recent book, Rhetoric and the Gift: Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Contemporary Communication, as part of the Podcasts@Boatwright Series.
- Barney Profile
Style Weekly profiled rhetoric professor Tim Barney's new book on the geopolitics of maps.
- Mifsud publishes two new books
Dr. Mari Lee Mifsud published A Revolution in Tropes: Alliosotrophic Rhetoric and Rhetoric and the Gift: Ancient Rhetorical Theory and Contemporary Communication.
- Achter Articles
Dr. Paul Achter recently published a piece on "The Wire" on Huffington Post, and "Reluctant Conquests: Media Events and the End of the Iraq War.” in the forthcoming book, A Communication Perspective on the Military: Interactions, Messages, and Discourses.
- Barney publishes article
Dr. Timothy Barney published "'A Tale of Two Vaclavs': Rhetorical History and the Concept of 'Return' in Post-Communist Czech Leadership." in Advances in the History of Rhetoric, Special Issue: Rhetorics of '1989' and After: Rhetorical Archaeologies of Political Transition.
- New Maurantonio Article
Dr. Nicole Maurantonio recently published "Remembering Rodney King: Myth, Racial Reconciliation, and Civil Rights History" in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
- Barney Publishes Book
Timothy Barney's book, Mapping the Cold War: Cartography and the Framing of America's International Power will soon be published by UNC Press.
Scholarship Repository Readership
The University of Richmond's Scholarship Repository shares faculty publications with a world-wide audience. The map below shows where articles from RhCS faculty are being read around the globe.