Kevin C. Moore

Lecturer

Office Hours

T/Th 3:30-4:30 and by appt. (Fall 2017)

Office Location

GIRV 1320

Specialization

Kevin Moore teaches Writing about Film (109F), Rhetoric and Writing (105R), and Writing for the Health Professions (109HP). He also teaches in the Engineering Writing sequence.

Education

Ph.D., English. UCLA, 2013.
M.A., English. University of Arizona, 2007.
B.A., English. University of Washington, 2003.

Bio

Dr. Moore's research interests include the rhetoric of creativity, writer's block, the Holocaust and ethics, and Ralph Ellison. He also writes fiction and creative nonfiction. His work has appeared in journals including Arizona Quarterly, Composition Studies, MAKE, and Souciant.

Publications

Refereed Articles and Chapters

"Three Days Before the Shooting." Writing on the Edge 27.2 (Spring 2017). 29-35. [Previously published in Souciant. 17 Jun. 2014. <http://souciant.com/2014/06/three-days-before-the-shooting/>.]

Ethics and Ingenuity: Creative Engagements of Ethical Dilemmas in the Engineering Writing Classroom. Creative Ways of Knowing in Engineering. Diana Bairaktarova and Michele Eodice, eds. Berlin: Springer, 2016. 197-218.

"Hawthorne's Doctor Experiments: Medicine, Risk Culture, and the Development of Psychological Realism." Co-authored with Inna Blyakhman. A Passion for Getting It Right: Essays and Appreciations in Honor of Michael J. Colacurcio's 50 Years of Teaching. Carol Bensick, ed. New York: Peter Lang, 2015. 11-38.

“Parting at the Windmills: Malamud’s ‘The Fixer’ as Historical Metafiction.” Arizona Quarterly 69.1 (Spring 2013). 91-118.

Reviews

The Hatred of Poetry, by Ben Lerner. MAKE Productions. 16 Sept. 2016.  <http://makemag.com/review-the-hatred-of-poetry/>

Kamal Jann, by Dominique Eddé. MAKE Productions. 15 July 2015. <http://makemag.com/review-kamal-jann/>. 

Ralph Ellison and the Genius of America, by Timothy Parrish. MAKE Productions. 11 Sept. 2014. <http://makemag.com/review-ralph-ellison-and-the-genius-of-america-3/>

Theorizing Histories of Rhetoric, ed. Michelle Ballif. Composition Studies 42.1 (Spring 2014). 149-152.

Back to School, by Mike Rose. MAKE Productions. 20 Aug. 2013. <www.makemag.com/review-back-to-school/>.

Leaving the Atocha Station, by Ben Lerner. MAKE Productions. 3 Aug. 2012. <www.makemag.com/blog/review-leaving-the-atocha-station-by-ben-lerner/>.

Some Math, by Bill Luoma. MAKE Productions. 27 Mar. 2012. <www.makemag.com/review-some-math-by-bill-luoma/>.

Lightning Rods, by Helen DeWitt. MAKE Productions 8 Feb. 2012. <www.makemag.com/review-lightning-rods-by-helen-dewitt/>.

The Book of Interfering Bodies, by Daniel Borzutzky. MAKE Productions 29 Nov. 2011. <www.makemag.com/review-the-book-of-interfering-bodies-by-daniel-borzutzky/>.

Works in Progress

The Rhetoric of Creativity (monograph).

The Dog Massacres (novel).