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CPCCL Steering Committee

Dr. Parry-Giles teaches in the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland in the areas of political communication, rhetorical criticism, and media criticism. She is also an Affiliate Faculty Member with the Department of Women's Studies. Her research has appeared in the Quarterly Journal of Speech, Political Communication, Presidential Studies Quarterly, Critical Studies in Media Communication and elsewhere. She is the author of The Rhetorical Presidency, Propaganda, and the Cold War, 1945-1955 and the co-author of Constructing Clinton: Hyperreality and Presidential Image-Making in Postmodern Politics and The Prime-Time Presidency: The West Wing and U.S. Nationalism.

Shawn J. Parry-Giles
Director
 

Dr. Gaines teaches in the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland where his research is concerned with the idea of rhetoric as a matter of historical and practical interest. His primary research program addresses the individuals and intellectual forces that shaped rhetorical theory in ancient times. His research has appeared in the Quarterly Journal of Speech, Rhetorica, Philosophy & Rhetoric, and Transactions of the American Philological Association, and elsewhere. Dr. Gaines is currently the editor of Advances in the History of Rhetoric and is a co-project director of the Voices of Democracy project, sponsored by the CPCCL.

Robert N. Gaines
 

Dr. Kendall is a research professor with the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland in the area of political communication, with an emphasis on U. S. political campaigns, particularly the interaction of the candidates and the media. Her publications include two books: Communication in the Presidential Primaries: Candidates and the Media, 1912-2000, and Presidential Campaign Discourse: Strategic Communication Problems. Recent articles on the presidential primaries and debates have appeared in the Journal of Communication, American Behavioral Scientist, and the Research Papers of the Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy, Harvard University.

Kathleen E. Kendall
             

 

Dr. Parry-Giles is a faculty member in the Department of Communication at the University of Maryland and an affiliated scholar with the Center for American Politics and Citizenship. He teaches courses in political communication and rhetorical theory/criticism. His research has appeared in the Quarterly Journal of Speech, Rhetoric & Public Affairs, the Journal of Communication, and elsewhere. He is the co-author of Constructing Clinton: Hyperreality and Presidential Image-Making in Postmodern Politics and the author of The Character of Justice: Rhetoric, Law, and Politics in the Supreme Court Confirmation Process. He has also worked as a political consultant and writer.

Trevor Parry-Giles
             
 
 
University of Maryland