Jo Ann Griffin

Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Advisor


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)