The University of Iowa

Barbara Biesecker

Professor and Head, Department of Speech, University of Georgia
Education: 
PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1989

Formerly an Associate Professor in the departments of Rhetoric and Communication Studies, Barbara's work focuses on rhetorical theory and criticism, feminist theory and criticism, and cultural studies. Specialties include: Visual Rhetoric; The Question of Agency; Rhetoric, Feminism and Social Change; Rhetoric and Poststructuralism; Twentieth Century Rhetorical Criticism and Theory; and the Colloquium on Teaching Rhetoric. She also teaches the following courses on the undergraduate level: Visual Rhetoric, Feminist Critical Practice, and Twentieth Century Rhetorical Criticism.