Clemson, SC / Canandaigua, NY.
Jacob Richter is a PhD student in the Rhetorics, Communication and Information Design (RCID) program at Clemson University. He has previously spent time as a lecturer in the English department at SUNY Cortland, where he taught first-year composition. His research examines rhetoric as it occurs in the digital sphere, specifically examining the impact social web technologies have on relations between language, the student composers, and public rhetorical expression. He has presented his work at the Conference on College Composition and Communication, Computers & Writing, the Association of Rhetoric and Writing Studies, NeMLA, and elsewhere. Jacob is also an avid blogger and writer of creative nonfiction. He is a graduate of the English MA program at the University at Buffalo, where he completed his comprehensive MA thesis “Birth of the Authors: Digital Collaboration, Electrate Invention and the Dissenting Voice.”
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Outside of the classroom, Jacob enjoys live music, hiking with his labrador and pretentiously Yelping high-brow coffee shop reviews. He is an avid writer, his primary genres being email and apology notes. To contact Jacob, email Jacob.firstname.lastname@example.org.