Steve Parks is an Associate Professor in the Department of Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition at Syracuse University. His scholarship is focused on community literacy, partnerships, and organizing. Currently he is working with Syrian activists to create a multimodal news/media project designed to support the development of democratic dialogue and activism within Syria and refugee camps.
André Habet studies the relationship between nationalism and writing pedagogy, rhetorics of tourism, and comic book authorship. He lives in Syracuse, NY and is enrolled in Syracuse University’s Composition and Cultural Rhetoric program.
Liaison to the SWR Board
Telsha Curry is a Ph.D. student in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric (CCR) at Syracuse University. Her current work analyzes linguistic imperialism (especially of English) and language identity, the affordances and constraints of translingual theory as a critical practice and pedagogy, African diaspora epistemologies and ways of being, such as resistance and survival heuristics, what Rhea Lathan has referred to as “gospel consciousness” and literacy activism, and the co-constitutional relationship of these ways of knowing and being to the composing and rhetorical processes of Black folk, primarily in the U.S.
Assistant Editor, Outreach & Timeline Historian
C.C. Hendricks isa Doctoral candidate in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric at Syracuse University. Her research interests include feminist rhetorics and historiography, affect in political rhetoric, Writing Across the Curriculum, and Writing Program Administration.
Assistant Editor, Web & Social Media
Brett Keegan is a PhD candidate in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric at Syracuse University. His research focuses on questions of labor, fandoms, and game studies.