Jessica Rose

Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow

Member Of:
  • School of Literature, Media, and Communication


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Dr. Jessica Rose is a Marion L. Brittain postdoctoral fellow in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication. She received her PhD in Rhetoric and Composition from Georgia State University for her dissertation, “Stories I Always Heard: The Rhetorical Life of an American Song.”  Broadly, her scholarship sits at the intersection of feminist and multimodal rhetorics, and primary research and explores the ways in which technology, modality, culture, and communication intersect.

Her most recent publications include two co-authored chapters – “Archiving Our Own Historical Moments: Learning from Disrupted Public Memory” from the edited collection, Nineteenth Century American Activist Rhetorics, and  “At Work in the Archives: Place-Based Research and Writing” published in Writing Spaces: Readings on Writing, Volume 4. 


Research Fields:
  • Communication
  • Literary and Cultural Studies
  • Media Studies
  • Gender
  • Development of Literacies
  • Digital and Mixed Media
  • Digital Communication
  • Digital Humanities
  • Feminism
  • Language and Popular Culture
  • Mediatized Culture
  • Musicology
  • Qualities of Public Discourses
  • Social Movements


  • ENGL-1102: English Composition II