Online Public Communication
A new multimedia textbook for teaching the first-year communication course online
Pat Gehrke is Associate Professor of Speech Communication & Rhetoric in the Department of English at the University of South Carolina. He has published six books and scores of essays on public engagement, communication education, and ethics. Professor Gehrke’s latest research on democracy, public rhetoric, and emerging technologies is supported by a National Science Foundation grant on nanotechnology and intuitive toxicology.