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Meet our acquisitions editor:

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Tara Cyphers, Managing Editor and Assistant Director
cyphers.3@osu.edu
Acquires in: Rhetoric and communication studies, including for the New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality and Intersectional Rhetorics series.

Welcome to our virtual booth! I oversee our rhet/comm list and am especially interested in projects that make important connections to pressing social, cultural, and political issues. I acquire for both of our rhet/comm series as well as works on our general rhetoric list. I am interested in hearing about your work and welcome both informal email queries and formal proposals.

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American Magnitude: Hemispheric Vision and Public Feeling in the United States cover

American Magnitude: Hemispheric Vision and Public Feeling in the United States

Christa J. Olson

$29.95   $20.97  Paper

Winner, 2022 NCA Marie Hochmuth Nichols Award

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Zoetropes and the Politics of Humanhood

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Allison L. Rowland

$29.95 $20.97 Paper

Winner, 2021 Association for the Rhetoric of Science, Technology, and Medicine Book Award

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Apocalypse Man: The Death Drive and the Rhetoric of White Masculine Victimhood

Casey Ryan Kelly

$29.95   $20.97  Paper

A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title

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Vaccine Rhetorics

Heidi Yoston Lawrence

$29.95   $20.97  Paper

Finalist, 2021 ARSTM Book Award
Honorable Mention, 2021 CCCC Best Book in Technical or Scientific Communication

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Inconvenient Strangers: Transnational Subjects and the Politics of Citizenship

Intersectional Rhetorics

Shui-yin Sharon Yam

$34.95 $24.47 Paper

Winner, 2021 CCCC Outstanding Book Award

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Culturally Speaking: The Rhetoric of Voice and Identity in a Mediated Culture

Intersectional Rhetorics

Amanda Nell Edgar

$29.95 $20.97 Paper

Winner, 2020 Outstanding Book Award, Critical/Cultural Studies Division of the National Communication Association • A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title

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Inscrutable Eating: Asian Appetites and the Rhetorics of Racial Consumption

Intersectional Rhetorics

Jennifer Lin LeMesurier

$29.95 $20.97 Paper

Forthcoming February 2023

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Deflective Whiteness: Co-Opting Black and Latinx Identity Politics

Race and Mediated Cultures

Hannah Noel

$32.95 $23.07 Paper

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Gendered Defenders: Marvel’s Heroines in Transmedia Spaces

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Bryan J. Carr and Meta G. Carstarphen, Eds.

$36.95 $25.87 Paper

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At Home in the Anthropocene

Amy D. Propen

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Decolonial Conversations in Posthuman and New Material Rhetorics

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Jennifer Clary-Lemon and David M. Grant, Eds.

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Constellating Home: Trans and Queer Asian American Rhetorics

Intersectional Rhetorics

V. Jo Hsu

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Stigma Stories: Rhetoric, Lived Experience, and Chronic Illness

Molly Margaret Kessler

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Untimely Women: Radically Recasting Feminist Rhetorical History

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Jason Barrett-Fox

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Everyday Dirty Work: Invisibility, Communication, and Immigrant Labor

Global Latin/o Americas

Wilfredo Alvarez

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Black Dragon: Afro Asian Performance and the Martial Arts Imagination

Black Performance and Cultural Criticism

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Building Confianza: Empowering Latinos/as Through Transcultural Health Care Communication

Global Latin/o Americas

Dalia Magaña

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Violent Exceptions: Children’s Human Rights and Humanitarian Rhetorics

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Wendy S. Hesford

$34.95 $24.47 Paper

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Where’s the Rhetoric?: Imagining a Unified Field

S. Scott Graham

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Rhetoric of Health and Medicine As/Is: Theories and Approaches for the Field

Lisa Melonçon, S. Scott Graham, Jenell Johnson, John A. Lynch, and Cynthia Ryan, Eds.

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American Catastrophe: Fundamentalism, Climate Change, Gun Rights, and the Rhetoric of Donald J. Trump

Luke Winslow

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Global Latin/o Americas

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Awful Archives: Conspiracy Theory, Rhetoric, and Acts of Evidence

Jenny Rice

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Jordan Peele‘s Get Out: Political Horror

New Suns

Dawn Keetley, Ed.

$29.95 $20.97 Paper

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Ecologies of Harm: Rhetorics of Violence in the United States

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Megan Eatman

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Raveling the Brain: Toward a Transdisciplinary Neurorhetoric

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Jordynn Jack

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Science Communication Online: Engaging Experts and Publics on the Internet

Ashley Rose Mehlenbacher

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Post-Digital Rhetoric and the New Aesthetic

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

Justin Hodgson

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Not One More! Feminicidio on the Border

New Directions in Rhetoric and Materiality

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Reality Bites: Rhetoric and the Circulation of Truth Claims in U.S. Political Culture

Dana L. Cloud

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