Bannon, Susannah

Seeking Ph.D, Rhetoric and Language Studies

Hometown:  Houston, TX

B.A. Degree:  Communication Studies from University of Houston-Downtown

M.A. Degree: Communication Studies from Texas State University

Current research interests: 

Susannah’s research is located at the intersection of rhetoric and social justice.  Her current scholarship examines the ways in which public discourse creates and maintains social inequities and how rhetorical criticism can promote social justice.
Projected graduation: 2018
First Semester Mentor: Dr. Barry Brummett
Outside hobbies & interests:
Susannah spends as much time outdoors as possible, enjoying nature, mountain biking (competitive recreational, and as a coach), hiking, photography, volunteering, and spending time with her dog, Barnaby.
What do you think makes UT or Austin unique, cool, or "weird":
Barton Springs is pretty amazing, especially after a shred sesh on the Greenbelt!