Rhetoric and Language
Michelle  LaVigne

Michelle LaVigne

Associate Professor

Michelle LaVigne's writing/research focuses on the intersection of dance, rhetoric, and performance. In particular, she writes about the persuasive qualities of dance movements and aesthetics, and how practices of rhetoric might be rethought from the movements of dance. In addition to speaking at national and international conferences, she has published reviews in the Quarterly Journal of Speech and Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism.

Administrative Appointments

Public Speaking Area Director