Laura E. K. Von Wallmenich, Ph.D.
Directed Student Presentations and Achievements
Katelyn Moy, AMS 301
"Patriotic Fears: Presidential Rhetoric after 9/11". This paper examines presidential rhetoric after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks from both a political and a rhetorical perspective. It examines how the rhetoric of terror and fear both redefined the public understanding of patriotism and impacted the 2004 election.