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Tennyson O'Donnell

Tennyson O'Donnell


Assistant Professor, Director, Allan K. Smith Center for Writing and Rhetoric, Trinity College




    2005

    Director, Allan K. Smith Center for Writing and Rhetoric, Trinity College

    PhD, Syracuse University, 2005; M.A. in English with emphasis in Composition, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2000. B.A. English, Brigham Young University, Hawaii Campus, 1997.

    Research Interests: Composition Theory and Pedagogy,Writing Center Theory and Administration, Literary Theory/Critical Theory, Discourse of Literacy and Social Change, Cultural Criticism, History of Rhetoric.

    Dissertation Title: "Intertextuality and the Rhetorical Construction of Hawai'i: Examining Text and Context Relationships Through 'The Journals of M. Leopoldina Burns'