Casey Slott

Casey Slott

Associate Professor, Speech Communication

Tel.: (630) 942-2446
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2615N
slottc@cod.edu

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Public Sphere studies
  • Rhetoric of the marketplace
  • Human communication ethics
  • Organizational culture and worklife
     

Recent Courses Taught:

Fundamentals of Speech Communication, Speech Communication for ESL, Business and Professional Communication , Public Relations

Selected Publications, Presentations, Performances, Books:

  • "Reframing the 'Conversation' on Sustainability as Ethical Marketplace Dialogue." Presented at the Community College Humanities Association Conference, Cleveland OH, 2010.
  • "Psychology, Propaganda, and Manipulation: A Rhetorical Perspective on the Bernaysian Formula of Public Relations." Presented at the Annual Conference of the Speech Communication Association of Pennsylvania, State College, PA, 2000.
  • "Merchant in the Marketplace of Ideas: The Social Obligations of Public Relations and Journalism." Presented at the Annual Convention of the American Journalism Historians Association, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000.
  • "Edward Bernays: Public Relations Visionary or Failed Craftsman." Presented at the Annual Conference of the Speech Communication Association of Pennsylvania, Bloomsburg, PA, 1999.
  • "Additive Change: Unobtrusive Advertising for Academic Journals." Presented at the 14th Annual Conference of the North American Serials Interest Group, Pittsburgh, PA, 1999.
     

Education:

  • Ph.D. in Rhetoric, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • M.A. in Communication, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • B.A. i Film/Video Brooks Institute, Santa Barbara, California
     

OTHER ACADEMIC PREPARATION

  • Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (Major: Political Science)