Motter’s research interests include Agrarian rhetorics, American studies, Democratic theory and praxis, environmental communication and social movements. He specializes in teaching human communication foundations and the rhetorics of rural America as well as public speaking. Motter’s work has been published in journals such as Argumentation & Advocacy, Quarterly Journal of Speech, China Media Research, Communication Studies and Philosophy & Rhetoric.
Agrarian Studies, Argumentation, American Studies, Political Rhetoric, Political Campaign Communication, Rhetorical Studies, Rural Rhetorics, Social Movements
Rhetorical Foundations of Communication (Spring 2019)