Department of English at Illinois State University

English Department Faculty and Staff


McDuffie

Kristi McDuffie

Doctoral Student
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Cultural rhetorics and writing, rhetorics of race, critical pedagogy, language ideologies

Office Address: STV 201A
Office Phone: 309-438-8077
Office Hours: W 11-12
Email: Contact Kristi McDuffie (kmcduff)
Website: Visit Kristi McDuffie’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Teaching Interests:
Composition, Rhetorical Theory, Multimodal Composition
Research Interests:
Cultural rhetorics and writing, rhetorics of race, critical pedagogy, language ideologies
Education:
Illinois State University PhD Candidate (concentration in Rhetoric and Composition)
Eastern Illinois University M.A. English (concentration in Rhetoric and Composition)
University of Illinois B.S. Finance 2003
Selected Publications:
"Color-Blind Rhetoric in Obama's 2008 'Race Speech': The Appeal to Whiteness and the Disciplining of Rhetoric."  Haunting Whiteness: Rhetorics of Whiteness in a 'Post-Racial' Era. Ed. Tammie M. Kennedy, Joyce Irene Middleton, and Krista Ratcliffe. Forthcoming.

"The 'Hispanic' Race Debate: Limitations of the Term in an Orlando School Board Controversy." Xchanges 9.1 (2013). http://infohost.nmt.edu/~xchanges/

"Technology and Models of Literacy in Young Adult Dystopian Fiction." Brave New Teenagers:  Contemporary YA Dystopias. Ed. Carrie Hintz, Balaka Basu, and Kate Broad. New York: Routledge, 2013. 145-156.

"Helping Students Negotiate Dialects in the Writing Center." The Writing Lab Newsletter 34.9-10 (2010): 14-15. https://writinglabnewsletter.org/archives.php

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