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DeBella, Diane Zazzali Lecturer

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Research

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  • Diane DeBella's primary area of research is feminist rhetoric, including women writers, women's issues, feminism, and women's history. She is also interested in examining how new media is influencing society's perceptions of gender. Diane's second area of research is the field of Digital and Information Literacy. What does it mean to be digitally literate in our society today? Are we doing enough as a university to prepare students to be competent academic scholars in today's highly technological environment? Diane has spent significant time researching the latest trends in this field.

keywords

  • Women writers, women's history, feminism, social construction of gender roles, rhetoric of gender, sexuality and new media, digital literacy, writing on science and society (ethics), writing on business and society (ethics)

Teaching

courses taught

  • WGST 2000 Introduction to Feminist Studies (Spring 2019)
  • WRTG 3020 Topics in Writing (Spring 2019)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Spring 2019)
  • WGST 2000 Introduction to Feminist Studies (Fall 2018)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Fall 2018)
  • WGST 2000 Introduction to Feminist Studies (Spring 2018)
  • WRTG 3020 Topics in Writing (Spring 2018)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Spring 2018)

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