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Henningsen, Matthew Scott Instructor


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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.


  • 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


International Activities

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