Kirt H. Wilson

I am a rhetorical theorist and critic working at the intersection of
political communication, race and racism, U.S. history, and
public oratory. I am currently employed by Penn State University,
where I serve the Communication Arts & Sciences Department as associate professor.

Blog Entries


The NEH is a crucial funder of research in the United States. Its proposed elimination would not only undermine important work, it would alter the values of our country and our national commitment to humanistic forms of knowledge creation.