Jo Ann Griffin

Senior lecturer


Research Interests

My research focuses on women's voices and the rhetoric of agency and instrumentality as well as rhetorical constructions of gender in public speech. I also work in the area of writing pedagogy -- how best to facilitate progress in honing writing skills.

Recent and Current Courses

  • Writing in Women's and Gender Studies
  • Women in American Culture
  • Women's Personal Narratives
  • Women: Humor and Comedy
  • Humanities Perspectives on Sex Roles
  • Gender and Public Dialogue
  • Reading Women Through the Courts (Spring 2015)