Michael Barnes

Associate Professor of English

Michael Barnes' classes emphasize the historical and philosophical contexts of the persuasive use of language.

  • PhD, English, University of South Carolina
  • MA, English, Clemson University
  • BA, English, Clemson University



More About Michael Barnes

Areas of Expertise

  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Guerrilla and Action Research Methods
  • Technical Writing
  • Ethnography

Course Sampling

  • Understanding Composition and Rhetoric
  • Technical Writing
  • Research Methods and Methodology
  • First-Year Seminar on Action Research

  • Critical pedagogy
  • Institutional critique through ethnography