Publications

Books

Praising Girls: The Rhetoric of Young Women, 1895-1930Southern Illinois University Press, 2016.

Co-edited with Lori Ostergaard. In the Archives of Composition: Writing and Rhetoric in High Schools and Normal Schools. University of  Pittsburgh Press, 2015.


                          



Chapters and Articles

"Confronting Injustice: Lucile Bluford and the Kansas City Call, 1939-1942." The Pendergast Years: Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression. Kansas City Public Library, 2017. http://pendergastkc.org/article/confronting-injustice-lucile-bluford-and-kansas-city-call-1939-1942.




With Lori Ostergaard and Amy Mecklenburg-Faenger. “Making Space for Writing: School Girls’ Newspapers, Writing Clubs, and Literary Magazines, 1897-1930.” Feminist Challenges or Feminist Rhetoric? Locations, Scholarship, Discourse. Edited by Kirsti Cole. Cambridge Scholars, 2014.

"Transforming Student Periodicals into Persuasive Podiums: African American Girls at Lincoln High School, 1915-1930." American Periodicals, vol. 22, no. 2, 2012, pp. 199-215.

Rev. of A Feminist LegacyThe Rhetoric and Pedagogy of Gertrude Buck, by Suzanne Bordelon. Rhetoric Review, vol. 27, no. 3, 2008, pp. 311-315.