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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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Herman Melville's Centennial Poem Clarel (1876) and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-06)
In my 5,400-word review essay "Herman Melville's Centennial Poem Clarel (1876) and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I compare and contrast the competing views of Melville's Clarel: A Poem and Pilgrimage in the Holy Land, and of ...

Hershel Parker on Herman Melville, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (N/A, 2020-06)
In my 4,700-word review essay "Hershel Parker on Herman Melville, and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I discuss three works by Parker: (1) his 1992 first volume of his massive two-volume biography of Melville (from 1819 to 1851), ...

Harold Bloom (Ph.D. in English, Yale, 1955) v. Walter J. Ong (Ph.D. in English, Harvard, 1955)

Farrell, Thomas (N/A, 2020-06)
In my 8,400-word review essay "Harold Bloom (Ph.D. in English, Yale, 1955) v. Walter J. Ong (Ph.D. in English, Harvard, 1955)," I briefly review the life and work of Harold Bloom and Walter J. Ong. As part of Ong's lengthy ...

Matthew Fox's 2020 Reissued Book on Thomas Aquinas, and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-05)
My 3,600-word essay "Matthew Fox's 2020 Reissued Book on Thomas Aquinas, and Walter J. Ong's Thought" is about the Reverend Dr. Matthew Fox's 1992 550-page book Sheer Joy: [Four] Conversations with Thomas Aquinas on Creation ...

Scott Newstok's 2020 Book about Renaissance Education and Walter J. Ong's Thought

Farrell, Thomas J (This version was not previously published., 2020-05)
In my 23,000-word review essay "Scott Newstok's 2020 Book about Renaissance Education and Walter J. Ong's Thought," I use Scott Newstok's book How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons from a Renaissance Education as a ...

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