Below is a bibliography of queer work related to rhetoric and composition, organized by year. Readers can also consult Matt Cox and Michael Faris’s annotated bibliography at Present Tense. The list below only includes works not listed on that bibliography. If you have any additions or corrections to make to this list, please contact the webmaster, Michael Faris.

Allegra Smith has also created a collaborative Zotero library, which you can view and use (or join if you have a Zotero account).


Alexander, Jonathan. “Materiality, Queerness, and a Theory of Desire for Writing Studies.” College English, vol. 83, no. 1, 2020, pp. 7-41.

Costa, Stevi. “Dress Your Professor: Embodied Rhetoric as Pedagogy.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 2, 2020,

Dadas, Caroline. “Making Sense of #MeToo: Intersectionality and Contemporary Feminism.” Peitho, vol. 22, no. 3, 2020,

Glasby, Hillery, Sherrie Gradin, and Rachael Ryerson (Eds.). Storytelling in Queer Appalachia: Imagining and Writing the Unspeakable Other. West Virginia UP, 2020.

Jackson, Cody A. “Multimodal Un/Composition’s Queer Performativity: Curating Queer Zines and a Politics of Im/Possibility.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 4, no. 1, 2020,

Janangelo, Joseph. “It Gets Bitter: Considering Andy Warhol and Harboring Anger as a Gay WPA.” The Things We Carry: Strategies for Recognizing and Negotiating Emotional Labor in Writing Program Administration, edited by Courtney Adams Wooten, Jacob Babb, Kristi Murray Costello, and Katie Navickas, Utah State UP, 2020, pp. 215-236.

Luibhéid, Eithne, and Karma R. Chávez (Eds.). Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation. U of Illinois P, 2020.

Manthey, Katie. “Editor’s Introduction: Dress Practices as Embodied Multimodal Rhetoric.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 2, 2020,

Marsellas,  Nick. “Preempting Racist and Transphobic Language in Student Writing and Discussion: A Review of Alex Kapitan’s
The Radical Copyeditor’s Style Guide for Writing about Transgender People and Race Forward’s Race Reporting GuideLiteracy in Composition Studies, vol. 8, no. 1, 2020,

Minel, Elizabeth M., Sally O. Hastings, and Simone Warren. “LGBTQ+ Sensemaking: The Mental Load of Identifying Workplace Allies.” International Journal of Business Communication, 2020.

Morris, Charles E., III. “Rhetorical History’s Queer Promise.” Journal for the History of Rhetoric, vol. 23, no. 1, 2020, pp. 113-114,

Mundy, Robert, and Harry Denny. Gender, Sexuality, and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity in the New Millennium: Literacies of Masculinity. Routledge, 2020.

Oleksiak, Timothy, editor. Cluster on Queer Rhetorical Listening. Peitho, vol. 23, no. 1, 2020,

Glenn, Cheryl. “Foreword to Queer Rhetorical Listening.”

Oleksiak, Timothy. ” Queering Rhetorical Listening: An Introduction to a Cluster Conversation.”

Smilges, Jonathan. “Bad Listeners.”

Lewis, Rachel. “Troubling the Terms of Engagement: Queer Rhetorical Listening as Carceral Interruption.”

Faris, Michael J. “Queer Kinesthetic Interlistening.”

Pilloff, Storm Christine. “Métis and Rhetorically Listening to #BlackLivesMatter.”

Livingston, Violet. ” Excerpts from Terms of Play: Poetics on Consent as Method.”

Oleksiak, Timothy. “A Fullness of Feeling: Queer Rhetorical Listening and Emotional Receptivity.”

Ratcliffe, Krista. “Afterword to Queer Rhetorical Listening.”

Oleksiak, Timothy. “A Queer Praxis for Peer Review.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 72, no. 2, 2020, pp. 306-332.

Padilla, J. Paul. “With Heart in Hand: Whiteness, Homonormativity, and the Question of Erasure of Gloria Anzaldúa’s Chicana Identity from the CCCC Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 72, no. 2, 2020, pp. 282-305.

Patterson, GPat, and V. Jo Hsu. “Exposing the Seams: Professional Dress & the Disciplining of Nonbinary Trans Bodies.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 2, 2020,

Patterson, GPat, and Rawson, K. J., eds. Transgender Rhetorics. Spec. issue of Peitho, vol. 22, no 4., 2020,

Patterson, GPat. “Because Trans People Are Speaking: Notes on Our Field’s First Special Issue on Transgender Rhetorics.”

Maier, Sophia, V. Jo Hsu, Christina V Cedillo, and M. Remi Yergeau. “GET THE FRAC IN! Or, The Fractal Many-festo: A (Trans)(Crip)t.”

Bey, Marquis. “How Ya Mama’n’em?: Blackness, Nonbinariness, and Radical Subjectivity.”

Presley, Rachel. “Toward a Trans Sovereignty: Why We Need Indigenous Rhetorics to Decolonize Gender and Sexuality.”

Barsczewski, Joshua. “Shutting Up: Cis Accountability in Trans Writing Studies Research.”

Patterson, GPat, and Leland G. Spencer. “Toward Trans Rhetorical Agency: A Critical Analysis of Trans Topics in Rhetoric and Composition and Communication Scholarship.”

LeMaster, Benny. “‘It’s a … [inaudible blood-curdling screams, chaos]!’: Gender Reveal Party Fails as Ideological Rupture.”

McCormick, D. T. “Happiness, Biopolitics, and Transmedicine’s Necessary Contradiction: Rhetorics of Normalcy and the Narratives of Gender Transition.”

Hibbard, Lee. “Out in the Classroom: A Transgender Pedagogical Narrative.”

Bartels, Rusty. “Navigating Disclosure in a Critical Trans Pedagogy.”

DiCesare, Morgan. “Revisiting Transvestite Sexualities through Anita Bryant in the late 1970s.”

Johnson, N. Claire. “‘There is No Question About This and There Never Has Been for Eight Years’: The Public Reception of Christine Jorgensen.”

Rawson, K. J. “Living and Dying as a Gay Trans Man: Lou Sullivan’s Rhetorical Legacy.”

Rylander, Jonathan J., and Travis Webster. “Embracing the ‘Always-Already’: Toward Queer Assemblages for Writing Across the Curriculum Administration.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 72, no. 2, 2020, pp. 198-223.

Spencer, Leland G. “Embodied Queer Theology in Showtime’s Queer as Folk.” Argumentation and Advocacy, vol, 56, no. 2, 2020, pp. 79-96,

VanHaitsma, Pamela. “An Archival Framework for Affirming Black Women’s Bisexual Rhetorics in the Primus Collections.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly,

Zimmerman, Griffin Xander. “Trans* Embodiment, Rhetoricity, and That Which Clothes Them.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 2, 2020,


Banks, William P., Matthew B. Cox, and Caroline Dadas, editors. Re/Orienting Writing Studies: Queer Methods, Queer Projects. Utah State UP, 2019.

Cavallaro, Alexandra. “Making Citizens Behind Bars (and the Stories We Tell About It): Queering Approaches to Prison Literacy Programs.” Literacy in Composition Studies, vol. 7, no. 1, 2019,

Davis, Seth E. “Shade: Literacy Narratives at Black Gay Pride.” Literacy in Composition Studies, vol. 7, no. 2, 2019, pp. 56-89,

Denny, Harry, Robert Mundy, Liliana M. Naydan, Richard Sévère, and Anna Sicari, editors. Out in the Center: Public Controversies and Private Struggles. Utah State UP, 2019.

Edenfield, Avery C. “Queering Consent: Design and Sexual Content Messaging.” Communication Design Quarterly, vol. 7, no. 2, 2019, pp. 50-63.

Faris, Michael J. “Sex-Education Comics: Feminist and Queer Approaches to Alternative Sex Education.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 1, 2019,

Gerdes, Kendall. “Rhetorical Futurity, or Desiring Theory.” Reinventing (with) Theory in Rhetoric and Writing Studies: Essays in Honor of Sharon Crowley, edited by Andrea Alden, Kendall Gerdes, Judy Holiday, and Ryan Skinnell, Utah State UP, 2019, pp. 231-242.

Gerdes, Kendall. “Trauma, Trigger Warnings, and the Rhetoric of Sensivity.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 49, no. 1, 2019, pp. 3-24,

Gunter, Kimberly. “Playing One on TV: The Queer Rhetoric of Jennifer Beals.” enculturation: a journal of rhetoric, writing, and culture, no. 30, 2019,

Hatfield, Joe Edward. “The Queer Kairotic: Digital Transgender Suicide Memories and Ecological Rhetorical Agency.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 49, no. 1, 2019, pp. 25-48,

Hsu, V. Jo. “(Trans)posing #MeToo: Towards a Transformative Response to Gender Violence.” Women’s Studies in Communication, vol. 42, no. 3, 2019, pp. 269-286.

McBeth, Mark. Queer Literacies: Discourses and Discontents. Lexington Books, 2019.

Mitchell, Ryan. “Decoupling Sex and Intimacy: The Role of Dissociation in Early AIDS Prevention Campaigns.” Argumentation and Advocacy, vol. 55, no. 3, 2019, pp. 211-229.

Oleksiak, Timothy. “When Queers Listen.” Reinventing (with) Theory in Rhetoric and Writing Studies: Essays in Honor of Sharon Crowley, edited by Andrea Alden, Kendall Gerdes, Judy Holiday, and Ryan Skinnell, Utah State UP, 2019, pp. 256-268.

Padilla, J. Paul. “What Isn’t Heard: Dyslogistic Silence and Silencing at Candlelight Vigils for the Orlando Massacre.” enculturation: a journal of rhetoric, writing, and culture, no. 28, 2019,

Rallin, Aneil. Dreads and Open Mouths: Living/Teaching/Writing Queerly. Litwin Books, 2019.

Rhodes, Jacqueline. “Queer/ed Research.” Explanation Points: Publishing in Rhetoric and Composition, edited by John R. Gallagher and Dànielle Nicole DeVoss, Utah State UP, 2019, pp. 161-165.

Rhodes, Jacqueline, ed. Queer Rhetorics. Spec. issue of Pre/Text, vol. 24, nos. 1-4, 2019.

Rhodes, Jacqueline. “Introduction: Notes on Confusing Music.” pp. 1-7.

Oleksiak, Timothy. “Composing in a Sling: BDSM, Power, and Non-Identification.” pp. 9-24.

Lewis, Mel Michelle, and Dominique C. Hill. “Liberation: Black Queer Feminist Lovership Pedagogy as Emancipatory Praxis.” pp. 25-40.

Coan, Casely E. “Queered and Stripped: Erotic Desire/s in Burlesque Performance.” pp. 41-57.

Schindler, Melissa. “Archive Fever and the Missing Queer Dutchman: Case File K626.” pp. 59-80.

Flores, Wilfredo. “Kink as Praxis: Tying Up Sex with Queer and Cultural Rhetorics.” pp. 81-98.

Moeggenberg, Zarah C. “Bodying, a Queer Rhetoric.” pp. 99-118.

Johnson, Gavin P. “From Rhetorical Eavesdropping to Rhetorical Foreplay: Orientations, Spacetimes, and the Emergence of a Queer Embodied Tactic.” pp. 119-138.

Hewson, Sofia Ropek. “Practicing ‘Biodrag’ in Paul B. Preciado’s Testo Junkie.” pp. 139-154.

Morgan, Danielle Fuentes. “The Queer of Color and AIDS Performance at the End of the Millennium.” pp. 155-171.

Moroski, Karen-Elizabeth. “Factual Prose Is Not the Only Fruit: Healing Queer Trauma Through Imaginative Memoir.” pp. 173-187.

Hawkins, Ames. “Daly Masturbations of/and/by Our Dear Lorde.” pp. 189-206.

Ralston, Devon Fitzgerald, and Oren Whitghtsel. “(Re)Locating Queerness: Techne, Identity, and the Hegemonic Fantasy.” pp. 207-220.

Alexander, Johnathan. “Queering Legacy, Becoming Transient.” pp. 221-239.

Ryerson, Rachael. “Disidentification, Disorientation, and Disruption: Queer Multimodal Rhetoric in Queer Comics.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 1, 2019,

Rys, Rachel. “Powerful Marginality: Feminist Scholarship through Comics.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 3, no. 1, 2019,

VanHaitsma, Pamela. Queering Romantic Engagement in the Postal Age: A Rhetorical Education. U of South Carolina P, 2019.

Wardle, Elizabeth, Linda Adler-Kassner, Jonathan Alexander, Norbert Elliott, J.W. Hammond, Mya Poe, Jacqueline Rhodes, and Anne-Marie Womack. “Recognizing the Limits of Threshold Concept Theory.” (Re)Considering What We Know: Learning Thresholds in Writing, Composition, Rhetoric, and Literacy, edited by Linda Adler-Kassner and Elizabeth Wardle, Utah State UP, 2019, pp. 15-35.


Alexander, Jonathan. “Editorial Comment: Desiring Literacy.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 69, no. 3, 2018, pp. 529-533.

Appleby, Roslyn. “Academic English and Elite Masculinities.” Journal of English for Academic Purposes, vol. 32, 2018, pp. 42–52.

Bentley, Elizabeth, and Jamie A. Lee with FARR. “Performing the Archival Body: Incing Queered Feminist (Dis)locational Rhetorics through Place-Based Pedagogies.” Peitho, vol. 21, no. 1, 2018,

Bessette, Jean. Retroactivism in the Lesbian Archives: Composing Pasts and Futures. Southern Illinois UP, 2018.

Cloud, Doug. “Toward a Richer Rhetoric of Agency: Shaping the Identity Category Transgender in Public Discourse.” Argumentation and Advocacy, vol. 54, no. 3, 2018, pp. 161-178.

Denny, Harry. “Of Sticks and Stones, Words that Wound, and Actions Speaking Louder: When Academic Bullying Becomes Everyday Oppression.” Defining, Locating, and Addressing Bullying in the WPA Workplace, edited by Cristyn Elder and Beth Davila, Utah State UP, 2018, pp. 34-48. (Invited reprint of original article with new Coda)

Egechi, Shinsuke, Nicole Files-Thompson, and Bernadette Marie Calafell. “Queer (of Color) Aesthetics: Fleeting Moments of Transgression in VH1’s Love & Hip: Hollywood Season 2.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 35.2 (2018): 180-193.

Faris, Michael J. “Assaying Queer Rhetoric: Distant Reading the Rhetorical Landscape for Queers and Feminists of Color.” Peitho, vol. 20, no. 2, 2018, pp. 174-181.

Hsu, V. Jo. “Afterword: Disciplinary (Trans)formations: Queering and Trans-ing Asian American Rhetorics.” Enculturation, no. 27, 2018,

Hsu, V. Jo. “Reflection as Relationality: Rhetorical Alliances and Teaching Alternative Rhetorics.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 70, no. 2, 2018, pp. 142-168.

Lynes, Krista. “Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Performative Politics and Queer Migrant Activisms.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 14,

Lovelock, Michael. “Sex, Death, Austerity: Resurgent Homophobia in the British Tabloid Press.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 35.3 (2018): 225-239.

Martin, Londi T., and Adela C. Licona. “Remix as Unruly Play and Participatory Method for for Queer World-Making.” Unruly Rhetorics: Protest, Persuasion, and Publics, edited by Jonathan Alexander, Susan C. Jarratt, and Nancy Welch, U of Pittsburgh P, 2018, pp. 244-260.

McBeth, Mark, and Tara Pauliny. “Queering the First-Year Composition Student (and Teachers): A Democratizing Endeavor.” Queer Landscapes: Mapping Queer Space(s) of Praxis and Pedagogy, edited by Elizabeth McNeil, James E. Wermers, and Joshua O. Lunn, Palgrave, 2018, pp. 57-69.

Nichols, Garrett W. “Queer Settlers in a One-Room Schoolhouse: A Decolonial Queerscape Pedagogy.” Queer Landscapes: Mapping Queer Space(s) of Praxis and Pedagogy, edited by Elizabeth McNeil, James E. Wermers, and Joshua O. Lunn, Palgrave, 2018, pp. 39-56.

Opperman, Megan. “Intentionally Public, Intentionally Private: Gender Non-Binary Youth on Tumblr and the Queering of Community Literacy Research.” Community Literacy Journal, vol. 12, no. 2, 2018, pp. 65-71.

Palmeri, Jason. “Review: Disruptive Queer Narratives in Composition and Literacy Studies.” College English, vol. 80, no. 5, 2018, pp. 471-486.

Rawson, K. J. “The Rhetorical Power of Archival Description: Classifying Images of Gender Transgression.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 48, no. 4, 2018, pp. 327-351.

Ryalls, Emily D. “Camping the ‘post-‘ on Scream Queens.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 35.2 (2018): 166-179.

Stenberg, Shari J. “‘Tweet Me Your First Assaults’: Writing Shame and the Rhetorical Work of #NotOkay.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 48, no. 2, 2018, pp. 119-138.

Thieme, Katja, and Mary Ann S. Saunders. “How Do You Wish to be Cited? Citation Practices and a Scholarly Community of Care in Trans Studies Research Articles.” Journal of English for Academic Purposes, vol. 32, 2018, pp. 80-90.

Waite, Stacey. “Intersextionality: Embodied Knowledge, Bodies of Knowledge.” Queer Landscapes: Mapping Queer Space(s) of Praxis and Pedagogy, edited by Elizabeth McNeil, James E. Wermers, and Joshua O. Lunn, Palgrave, 2018, pp. 217-227.


Abdi, Shadee, and Bernadette Marie Calafell. “Queer Utopias and a (Feminist) Iranian Vampire: A Critical Analysis of Resistive Monstrosity in A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 34.4 (2017): 358-370.

Barnard, Ian. “Rhetorical Commonsense and Child Molester Panic — A Queer Intervention.” Rhetorical Society Quarterly 47.1 (2017): 3-25.

Bowen, Diana L. “Voices from the Archive: Family Names, Official Documents, and Unofficial Ideologies in the Gloria Anzaldúa Papers.” The Journal of Multimodal Rhetorics, vol. 1, no. 1, 2017,

cárdenas, micha. “Imagining a Trans World.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 12, 2017,

Craig, Collin. “Courting the Abject: A Taxonomy of Black Queer Rhetoric.” College English 79.6 (2017): 619-639.

Dixon, Elise. “Uncomfortably Queer: Everyday Moments in the Writing Center.” The Peer Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017,

Draper, Jimmy. “‘What Has She Actually Done??!’: Gay Men, Diva Worship, and the Paratextualization of Gay-Rights Support.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 34.2 (2017): 130-137.

Hallman Martini, Rebecca, and Travis Webster. “Writing Centers as Brave/r Spaces: A Special Issue Introduction.” The Peer Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017,

Herrmann, Jacob. “Brave/r Spaces Vs. Safe Spaces for LGBTQ+ in the Writing Center: Theory and Practice at the University of Kansas.” The Peer Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017,

Lampkin, E. M. “How to Gain Cultural Proficiency and Accommodation Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Students in Communication Centers.” Communication Center Journal, vol. 3, no. 1, 2017, pp. 163-165,

Leibman, Caitie. “Speaking Truth to Power: Write Out Loud Events as Brave/r Space.” The Peer Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017,

Morris, Charles E., III, and John M. Sloop, “Other Lips, Whither Kisses?” Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies 14.2 (2017): 182-186. Print.

Mundy, Robert, and Harry Denny. “No Homo! Toward and Intersection of Sexuality and Masculinity for Working-Class Men.” Class in the Composition Classroom: Pedagogy and the Working Class, edited by Bill Thelin and Genevie Carter, Utah State UP, 2017, pp. 40-59.

Osorio, Ruth. “Embodying Truth: Sylvia River’s Delivery of Parrhesia at the 1973 Christopher Street Liberation Day Rally.” Rhetoric Review 36.2 (2017): 151-163.

Rhodes, Jacqueline. “Calling Out Publics.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 47, no. 1, 2017, pp. 74-80,

Shaw, Adrienne. “What’s Next?: The LGTBQ Video Game Archive.” Critical Studies in Media Communication 34.1 (2017): 88-94.

Simpkins, Neil. “Writing the Body: Writing Centers and Pronouns.” Another Word: From the Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. 2 Oct. 2017. Web.

Standridge, Emily. “Safe Spaces and Brave Pedagogy in Tutor Training Guides.” The Peer Review, vol. 1, no. 2, 2017,

VanHaitsma, Pamela. “Romantic Correspondence as Queer Extracurriculum: The Self-Education for Racial Uplift of Addie Brown and Rebecca Primus.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 69, no. 2, 2017, pp. 182-207.

Waite, Stacey. Teaching Queer: Radical Possibilities for Writing and Knowing. Pittsburgh, PA: U of Pittsburgh P, 2017.

Walker, Paul. “Let’s Disagree (to Agree): Queering the Rhetoric of Agreement in Writing Assessment.” Composition Forum 35. Web.

Wargo, Jon M. “Designing More Just Social Futures or Remixing the Radical Present? Reading LGBTQ Youths’ Multimodal (Counter)Storytelling as Activist Practice.” English Teaching: Practice & Critique, 16.2 (2017): 145-160.

Yergeau, Melanie. Authoring Autism: On Rhetoric and Neurological Queerness. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2017. Print.


Alexander, Jonathan, and Jacqueline Rhodes, eds. Sexual Rhetorics: Methods, Identities, Publics. New York, NY: Routledge, 2016. Print.

Bessette, Jean. “Queer Rhetoric in Situ.” Rhetoric Review 35.2 (2016): 148-164. Print. doi:10.1080/07350198.2016.1142851

Branstetter, Heather Lee. “‘A Mining Town Needs Brothels’: Gossip and the Rhetoric of Sex Work in a While West Mining Community.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly 46.5 (2016): 381-409.

Coles, Gregory. “The Exorcism of Language: Reclaimed Derogatory Terms and Their Limits.” College English 78.5 (2016): 424-446.

Dadas, Caroline. “Messy Methods: Queer Methodological Approaches to Researching Social Media.” Computers and Composition 40 (2016): 60-72. Print. doi:10.1016/j.compcom.2016.03.007

Dunn, Thomas R. Queerly Remembered: Rhetorics for Representing the GLBTQ Past. Columbia: U of South Carolina P, 2016.

Driskell, Qwo-Li. Asegi Stories: Queer Cheroee & Two-Spirit Memory. U of Arizona P, 2016.

Glasby, Hillery. “[ ]: National Day of Silence’s Rhetorical Silence as Performative Rhetorical Activism.” Stillness and Silence. Spec. issue of Liminalities 12.3 (2016). Web.

Gradin, Sherrie. “Can You See Me Now?: Rural Queer Archives and a Call to Action.” Pearson. March 31, 2016. Web.

Greene, Shelleen M. “Bina48: Gender, Race, and Queer Artificial Life.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, vol. 9, 2016,

Hawkins, Ames. “Exhuming Transgenre Ties.” Enculturation: A Journal of Rhetoric, Writing, and Culture 21 (2016). Web.

Kirsch, Gesa E. “Sex, Labor, and Bodies: The Regulatory Power of Rhetoric.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly, vol. 46, no. 5, 2016, pp. 459-464.

Morrissey, Megan Elizabeth. “The Right to Marry: Negotiating (In)dpendence as a U.S. Border Rhetoric.” Communication, Culture, & Critique. (Advance published online). doi:10.1111/cccr.12151

Pritchard, Eric Darnell. Fashioning Lives: Black Queers and the politics of Literacy. Carbondale: Southern Illinois U P, 2016. Print.

Pruitt, John. “LGBT Literature Courses and Questions of Canonicity.” College English, vol. 79, no. 1, 2016, pp. 81-105.

Shaw, Adrienne, and Katherine Sender, eds. Queer Technologies. Spec. issue of Critical Studies in Media Communication 33.1 (2016). Print.

Sloop, John. “Gender, Silence, and a Queer New World: Caster Semenya and Unfixed Ambiguity.” Gender Testing in Sport: Ethics, Cases and Controversies, edited by Sandy Montanola and Aurélie Olivesi. New York, NY: Routledge, 2016. 168-180.

VanHaitsma, Pamela. “Gossip as Rhetorical Methodology for Queer and Feminist Historiography.” Rhetoric Review 35.2 (2016): 135-147. Print. doi:10.1080/07350198.2016.1142845

Waite, Stacey. “The Unavailable Means of Persuasion: A Queer Ethos for Feminist Writers and Teachers.” Rethinking Ethos: A Feminist Ecological Approach to Rhetoric, edited by Nancy Meyers, Kate Ryan, and Rebecca Jones, Southern Illinois UP, 2016, pp. 71-88.


Bennett, Alison. “Inverto.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 7, 2015,

Bizzell, Patricia, and K. J. Rawson. “Coalition of Who? Regendering Scholarly Community in the History of Rhetoric.” Peitho, vol. 18, no. 1, 2015,

cárdenas, micha. “Shifting Futures: Digital Trans of Color Praxis.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 6, 2015,

Cavallaro, Alexandra J. “Fighting Biblical ‘Textual Harassment’: Queer Rhetorical Pedagogies in the Extracurriculum.” Enculturation: A Journal of Rhetoric, Writing, and Culture 18 (2015): Web.

Licona, Adela C., and Karma R. Chávez. “Relational Literacies and their Coalitional Possibilities.” Peitho, vol. 18, no. 1, 2015,

Miles, Casey. “Butch Rhetorics.” Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy 20.1 (2015). Web.

Osorio, Ruth. “A Community of Beloved Femmes: The Cultivation of Radical Self-Love in Femme Shark Communique #1.” Peitho 17.2 (2015): 226-248. Web.

Rallin, Aneil, Robert Koch, and Trixie G. Smith, eds. Queer and Now. Spec. issue of The Writing Instructor (2015). Web.

Rand, Erin. “Bad Feelings in Public: Rhetoric, Affect, and Emotion.” Rhetoric & Public Affairs 18.1 (2015): 161-175. Print.

Rawson, K. J. “An Inevitably Political Craft.” Transgender Studies Quarterly 2.4 (2015): 544-552.

Rhodes, Jacqueline, and Jonathan Alexander. Techne: Queer Meditations on Writing the Self. Computers and Composition Digital Press/Utah State U P, 2015. Web.

Shah, Nishant. “Thrice Invisible in Its Invisibility: Queerness and User Generated ‘Kand’ Videos.” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 8, 2015,

Suter, Elizabeth A., Leah M. Seurer, Stephanie Webb, Brian Grewe Jr., and Jody Koenig Kellas. “Motherhood as Contested Ideological Terrain: Essentialist and Queer Discourses of Motherhood at Play in Female–female Co-mothers’ Talk.” Communication Monographs, vol. 82, no. 4, 2015, pp. 458-483.

Unger, Don, and Fernando Sánchez. “Locating Queer Rhetorics: Mapping as an Inventional Method.” Computers and Composition 38 (2015): 96-112. Print. doi:10.1016/j.compcom.2015.09.011

Waite, Stacey. “Cultivating the Scavenge: A Queer Feminist Future for Composition and Rhetoric.” Peitho, vol. 18, no. 1 (2015), 51-71.

Waite, Stacey. “Queer Literacies Survival Guide.” College Composition and Communication, vol. 67, no. 1, 2016, pp. 111-115.

West, Isaac. “Analogizing Interracial and Same-Sex Marriage.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 48.4 (2015): 561-582. doi:10.5325/philrhet.48.4.0561


Denny, Harry. “Of Sticks and Stones, Words that Wound, and Actions Speaking Louder: When Academic Bullying Becomes Everyday Oppression.” Workplace: A Journal of Academic Labor, vol. 24, 2014,

Fotopoulou, Aristea, and Kate O’Riordan, editors. Queer Feminist Media Praxis. Special issue of Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 5,

Glasby, Hillery. “Let Me Queer My Throat: Queer Rhetorics of Negotiation: Marriage Equality and Homonormativity.” Digital Activism. Spec. issue of Harlot 11 (2014). Web.

Görkemli, Serkan. Grassroots Literacies: Lesbian and Gay Activism and the Internet in Turkey. Albany: State U of New York P, 2014. Print.

Johnson, Amber, and Jake Simmons, eds. On Gender and Sexuality. Special section of Technoculture: An Online Journal of Technology in Society 4 (2014): Web.

Rodríguez, R. Joseph. “There Are Many Rooms.” Pennsylvania Literary Journal 6.1 (2014): 44-60. Print.

Smith, Allegra. “Porn Architecture: User Tagging and Filtering in Two Online Pornography Communities.” Communication Design Quarterly, vol. 3, no. 1, 2014, pp. 17-22.


Allen, Julia M. Passionate Commitments: The Lives of Anna Rochester and Grace Hutchins. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2013. Print.

Bianco, Jamie “Skye.” “Queer Urban Composites: Any City for ‘Bellona (After Samuel R. Delany).'” Ada: A Journal of Gender, New Media & Technology, no. 3, 2013,

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