Office: Watson Hall 208
Office Phone: 815-753-7108
(Ph.D., University of Wisconsin)
Specialty: History of rhetoric; free speech; communication ethics; historical & critical methods.
Tuesdays 2:00 to 4:30
And by appointment
Updated: Thursday October 17th 1:19 pm
COMS 650 -- Moral Conflict in Mass Media and Social Media
Mondays 3:00 to 5:40
Updated: Thursday October 17th 1:21 pm
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Whedbee, K. (2007). "An English Plato: J.S. Mill's Gorgias." Rhetoric Society Quarterly 37: 19-41.
Whedbee, K. (2005). "Authority and Critical Reason: George Grote's Defense of Democratic Justice." Victorians Institute Journal 33: 97-115.
Whedbee, K. (2004). "Reclaiming Rhetorical Democracy: George Grote's Defense of Cleon and the Athenian Demagogues." Rhetoric Society Quarterly 34.4: 71-95.