Cheryl Ball is a rhetoric scholar and editor of the online, peer-reviewed, open-access journal Kairos: Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy. Her books include Writer/Designer: A Guide to Multimodal Projects.
Her talk will explore digital technology's impact on the archiving of information and the subsequent redefinition of scholarship.
This talk is co-sponsored by Rod Library. A reception will follow Dr. Ball's presentation.
The Meryl Norton Hearst endowed fund was established in 1988 by a donation to the University of Northern Iowa by James S. Hearst in honor of his late wife, Meryl Norton Hearst. James S. Hearst, a poet, served as a professor of creative writing at UNI from 1941 to 1975.