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The Department of Writing Studies is committed to teaching, research, and service in writing, rhetoric, and linguistics. The department provides instruction in and encourages the development of student competence in understanding rhetorical situations and writing in all media. In addition, Writing Studies faculty teach courses in writing theory, information design, journalism, linguistics, humanities, English, and related fields in the liberal arts.


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Ronald F. Inglehart on Religion's Recent Decline, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2021-02)
In my 3,700-word review essay "Ronald F. Inglehart on Religion's Recent Decline, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I highlight, on the one hand, Inglehart's new 2021 book Religion's Sudden Decline: What's Causing It, and What ...

Pope Francis' 2020 Book Let Us Dream, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-12)
In my 3.100-word review essay "Pope Francis' 2020 Book Let Us Dream, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I first highlight certain points from Ong's thought. Then I highlight Pope Francis' new 2020 book Let Us Dream: The Path ...

Thomas Cahill's Book about Ancient Greek Culture, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-11)
In my 2,900-word review essay "Thomas Cahill's Book about Ancient Greek Culture, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I highlight and discuss certain points from Cahill's book Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter (New ...

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks' 2019 Book about Deuteronomy, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-11)
In my 4,500-word review essay "Rabbi Jonathan Sacks' 2019 Book about Deuteronomy, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I first discuss Ong's thought about the aural-to-visual shift in the human sensorium, and then I highlight ...

Pope Francis' 2020 Encyclical, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks' 2020 Book, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-10)
In my 8,400-word review essay "Pope Francis' 2020 Encyclical, Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks' 2020 Book, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I first discuss Pope Francis' 2020 visionary social encyclical on social friendship in ...

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