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professional portrait of Kevin Musgrave in Kent Library

Dr. Kevin Musgrave

Assistant Professor
Communication Studies and Modern Languages

kmusgrave@semo.edu
573-651-2033
Office:  Academic Hall Room 237B


Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison


Courses:
SC 105 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 
SC 310 Speech Writing


Research Interests:
Contemporary Rhetorical Theory 
Economic Rhetoric 
Rhetorics of Conservatism


Scholarly Activity:
Dr. Musgrave’s work appears in Rhetoric and Public Affairs, Philosophy and Rhetoric, and b2o: An Online Journal.


Awards and Honors:
NCA Doctoral Honors Seminar, Athens, OH, Summer 2016 
Top Four Student Paper for “The Rupture as Ethical Imperative: Reading the Phaedrus through Levinas’s Ethics,” NCA Philosophy of 
Communication Division, 2016. 
Top Four Student Paper for “A Struggle for Hearts and Minds: Industry v. Politics in Bruce Barton’s ‘The Public,’” NCA Association for 
Business Communication, 2015.

Contact

commstudies@semo.edu
Academic Hall 213

Communication Studies
One University Plaza, MS 3225
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701