Madison P. Jones

PhD Candidate, Rhetoric & Writing Studies

Curriculum Vitae

Below is an abbreviated web version of my CV with selected works. Download the complete version as a .pdf file  .

Education

Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Writing Studies, University of Florida (Expected May 2020)
Dissertation: Writing, Place, Network: Scale and Digital Rhetoric
Committee: Sidney I. Dobrin, Raúl Sánchez, Anastasia Ulanowicz, Robert Walker (Geography)

M.A. in English, Auburn University (2014)

B.A. in English, University of Montevallo (2010)


Peer-Reviewed Publications

Articles & Book Chapters

“(Re)Placing the Rhetoric of Scale: Ecoliteracy, Networked Writing, and MEmorial Mapping.” Mediating Nature: The Role of Technology in Ecological Literacy. Eds. Sidney I. Dobrin and Sean Morey. Routledge, In Press: Forthcoming Spring 2020.

"Articulate Detroit: Augmenting Public Writing.” Co-authored with Jacob Greene. Computers & Composition Online, Spring 2019.

“Sylvan Rhetorics: Roots and Branches of More-Than-Human Publics.” Rhetoric Review, February 2019, vol. 38 no. 1, pp. 63-78.

Writing Conditions: The Premises of Ecocomposition .” Enculturation: A Journal of Rhetoric, Writing, and Culture, Fall 2018, vol. 26, no. 1.

Augmented Vélorutionaries: Digital Rhetoric, Memorials, and Public Discourse.” Co-authored with Jacob Greene. Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy, Fall 2017, vol. 22, no. 1.

“Plato’s Apocalyptic Rhetoric: Interpreting Bioregionalism in the Critias-Timaeus Dialogues.” ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, Summer 2016, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 548-563.

Edited Collections

Writing the Environment in Nineteenth-Century American Literature: The Ecological Awareness of Early Scribes of Nature. Coedited with Steven Petersheim. Lexington Books, 2015.

Brief Essays & Book Reviews

“Local.” Keywords in Design Thinking: A Primer for Makers, Designers, & Technical Communicators. Ed. Jason Tham, WAC Clearinghouse (Colorado State UP), In Press: Expected Spring 2019.

Advertising Poetry: Remix and Digital Invention.” Digital English. Eds. Naomi Milthorpe, Robert Clarke, Joanne Jones, and Robbie Moore (Spring 2019).

Environing Media, a Review of The Undersea Network” by Nicole Starosielski. Duke UP, 2015. Reviewed in Digital Humanities Quarterly (Spring 2018), vol. 11, iss, 3.

Review of Eco-Republic: What the Ancients Can Teach Us about Ethics, Virtue, and Sustainable Living” by Melissa Lane. Princeton UP, 2012. Reviewed in Journal of Ecocriticism (January 2018), vol. 7, iss. 2, pp. 14-15.

Work in Progress

“Trees, Anti-Advocacy, and Visual Rhetoric in Truax (A Parody of The Lorax),” invited submission for EcoComix: Ecocriticism & Comics Studies. Ed. Sidney I. Dobrin. McFarland, Accepted.


Awards

Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Award, University of Florida (Fall 2019).

Graduate Teaching Award, Department of English, University of Florida (Spring 2018).

Graduate School Research Fellowship, University of Florida (Fall 2015-Summer 2019).

Graduate Teaching Award, Department of English, Auburn University (Spring 2014).

Harper Travel Award, South-Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference (Spring 2013).

Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Auburn University (Fall 2012-Spring 2014).


Grants

External

Association for the Study of Literature and Environment’s Subvention Grant: $2,000 for Articulate Detroit: Visualizing Environments (equal Co-PI with Jacob Greene), a mobile AR walking tour showcased at ASLE’s 12th biennial conference (Spring 2017).

Internal

University of Florida Graduate School Doctoral Research Travel Grant: $5200 for Carrying Owls to Athens: Deep Mapping Platonic Environments (PI), Athens, Greece (Fall 2017).

The Bob Graham Center for Public Service at the University of Florida’s Healthy Civic Campus & Community Grant: $3,100 (equal Co-PI with Shannon Butts, Jacob Greene, Jason Crider, and Kenneth Anderson) for Ecotour: Using Mobile Technologies to Promote Local Environmental Engagement (Fall 2017).

Contributor

Intellectual Contributor, National Endowment for the Humanities: $324,865 (PI: Aaron Beveridge), “MassMine Advancement Grant for Sustainable Data-Driven Humanities Research" (Fall 2019).

Consultant, Creative Campus Catalyst Fund: $15,249 (PI: Les Thiele), UF-GNV Creative Community Collaborations Project for Augmenting Sustainability: An AR App for the UF Campus and Gainesville Community,” University of Florida (Spring 2019).


Teaching

University of Florida, Teaching Assistant (2015 to 2020)

Upper Division (Courses Designed and Taught)

Professional Communication (Summer 2019)

Advanced Argumentation: Posthuman Writing (Summer 2018)

Advanced Exposition: Digital Rhetoric (Spring 2018)

Lower Division (Courses Designed and Taught)

Technical Writing (Summer 2017)

Writing about Invention (Spring 2017)

Visualizing Environments: Writing through EcoMedia (Fall 2016 and Fall 2017)

Point University, Instructor of English (2014 to 2015)

Upper Division (Courses Designed and Taught)

Poetry Writing Workshop (Spring 2015)

Lower Division (Courses Designed and Taught)

Critical Reading and Writing II (Spring 2015)

Critical Reading and Writing I (Fall 2014 and Spring 2015)

Auburn University, Teaching Assistant (2012 to 2014)

Lower Division (Courses Designed and Taught)

Composition II (Spring 2014)

Composition I (Fall 2013)

Teaching Assistant (Grader and Discussion Leader)

World Literature I (Spring 2013)

Composition II (Spring 2013)

American Literature II (Fall 2012)


Academic Presentations

Invited Talks

“Augmented Reality and Digital Activism.” University of North Florida (Fall 2017)

“Ecopoetics and Digital Publishing” (via Skype). Texas State University (Fall 2015)

“Why Major in English Studies?” University of Montevallo (Spring 2015).

Refereed National Conferences

“Sylvan Rhetorics: Roots and Branches of More-than-Human Publics.” Conference on College Composition and Communication. Pittsburgh, PA (March 2019).

“Reinventing Place in an Era of Climate Change.” Rhetoric Society of America Conference. Minneapolis, MN (May 2018).

“EcoTour: Digital Rhetoric and Local Spaces.” Rhetoric Society of America Conference. Minneapolis, MN (May 2018).

“(Re)Placing Scale.” Conference on College Composition and Communication. Kansas City, MI (April 2018).

“Articulate Detroit (ASLE Subvention-Grant walking tour).” Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Conference. Detroit, MI (June 2017).

“Writing Place, or How to Kayak in an Ocean.” Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Conference. Detroit, MI (June 2017).

“Ekphrastic Media: Visualizing Advocacy in the Writing Classroom.” National Council of Teachers of English Annual Convention. Atlanta, GA (November 2016).

“Digital Materiality: Petrocentrism and Public Advocacy Rhetorics.” UC Santa Barbara Environmental Humanities Initiative’s Conference. Online (October to November 2016).

“Plato’s Apocalyptic Rhetoric: Regional Ecology in the Critias-Timaeus Dialogues.” Rhetoric Society of America Conference. Atlanta, GA (May 2016).

“Ecolectracy: Deconstructing Pedagogical Binaries of Digital and Natural Environments” Rhetoric Society of America Conference. Atlanta, GA (May 2016).


Professional Memberships

Rhetoric Society of America
College Composition and Communication
National Council of Teachers of English
Association for the Study of Literature & Environment

References available upon request.