Laura Tetreault wins 2017 CCCC Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award

UofL’s Department of English Laura Tetreault is one-of-three recipients of the 2017 CCCC Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award.
Laura Tetreault wins 2017 CCCC Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award

UofL’s Department of English Laura Tetreault is one-of-three recipients of the 2017 CCCC (Conference on College Composition and Communication) Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award

The selection committee noted, “Laura Tetreault's work presents engaging and much-needed research on queer digital archives by intervening in conversations on the construction of queer rhetorical histories.”  Tetreault demonstrated originality of research; critical engagement with and contribution to current scholarship in queer studies and rhetoric/composition; and potential for lasting projects.

Tetreault will receive the award on Friday March 17 at the 2017 CCCC Annual Convention in Portland, Oregon.  

Tetreault will also receive up to three travel awards of $750 each, will attend a reception for all award winners, and be offered a one-year membership in NCTE and CCCC.