placeholder image
  • Contact Info

Henningsen, Matthew Scott Instructor

Positions

Research Areas research areas

Research

research overview

  • Dr. Henningsen's research interests revolve around the history of rhetoric, especially how this history is related to forms of civic education and public discourses. Other key interests within this research focus include news and information literacies.

keywords

  • Rhetoric and composition, utopian studies, British modernism, notions of the grotesque, TS Eliot, poetics, dystopias, the history of rhetoric, civic education, news and information literacy

Teaching

courses taught

  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Spring 2019)
  • WRTG 3035 Technical Communication and Design (Spring 2019)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Fall 2018)
  • WRTG 3035 Technical Communication and Design (Fall 2018)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Summer 2018)
  • WRTG 3020 Topics in Writing (Summer 2018)
  • WRTG 1150 First-Year Writing and Rhetoric (Spring 2018)
  • WRTG 3030 Writing on Science and Society (Spring 2018)

Background

International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)