Holland, Erik

Seeking Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Language

Email addresserikholland25@gmail.com
Hometown: Berkeley, CA
B.A. Degree:  International Relations, University of Southern California
M.A. Degree:  Communication Studies, California State University, Northridge
Current research interests:  My research is focused primarily on the rhetorical dimensions of popular culture.  In particular, I examine elements of popular culture that engage racial identity and race relations, primarily Black film and television as consumed by white audiences. 
First Semester Mentor: Dr. Josh Gunn
Projected graduation: May 2024