University at Buffalo
The Department of Media Study’s
PLASMA series presents: DANA CLOUD
Reality Bites: Rhetoric and the Circulation of Truth Claims in U.S. Political Culture
“Reality Bites offers a new way to examine and enter into important public/ political debates in a post fact age. Importantly, the book is accessible and works as a handbook for activists, scholars, and citizens who want to be engaged in public debates in a meaningful and effective manner”-Mary Triece, author of Protest and Popular Culture and On the Picket Line
About the speaker:
Dana L. Cloud is Professor in the Department of Communication and Rhetorical Studies at Syracuse University. She is a longtime activist for social justice and the author of We Are the Union: Democratic Unionism and Dissent at Boeing and Control and Consolation in American Politics and Culture: Rhetorics of Therapy.