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Brenda DeVore Marshall - Professor of Theatre and Communication Arts (Chair)

Ford T105
503-883-2290
bmarshal@linfield.edu

Education: B.A. University of Denver; M.S. North Texas State University; Ph.D. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Academic Interests:
Women's political discourse, intercultural communication, gender and communication, rhetorical theory and criticism, gender studies, and theatrical directing.

Publications:

Books


Marshall, Brenda DeVore and Molly A. Mayhead, eds. Telling Political Lives: The Rhetorical Autobiographies of Women Leaders in the United States. Political Communication Series. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008.


Mayhead, Molly A. and Brenda DeVore Marshall. Women’s Political Discourse: A 21st-Century Perspective. Communication, Media and Politics Series. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.


Marshall, Brenda DeVore, and Molly A. Mayhead, eds. Navigating Boundaries: The Rhetoric of Women Governors. Praeger Series in Political Communication. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2000.


Marshall, Brenda DeVore, ed. and desktop publisher. Linfield Companion ’89; Linfield Companion ’90; and Linfield Companion ‘91. McMinnville, OR: Linfield College, 1989, 1990, 1991.


Book Chapters


Marshall, Brenda DeVore. “Getting from There to Here: Political Rhetoric and African American Orality in Barbara Jordan: A Self-Portrait.” In Telling Political Lives: The Rhetorical Autobiographies of Women Leaders in the United States, edited by B.D. Marshall and M.A. Mayhead. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008.


Marshall, Brenda DeVore, and Molly A. Mayhead. “Women’s Autobiography as Political Discourse.” In Telling Political Lives: The Rhetorical Autobiographies of Women Leaders in the United States, edited by B.D. Marshall and M.A. Mayhead. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008.


Mayhead, Molly A., and Brenda DeVore Marshall . “From Housework to House Work: The Political Autobiographies of Patricia Schroeder.” In Telling Political Lives: The Rhetorical Autobiographies of Women Leaders in the United States, edited by B.D. Marshall and M.A. Mayhead. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2008.


Marshall, Brenda DeVore, and Molly A. Mayhead. “The Changing Face of the Governorship.” In Navigating Boundaries: The Rhetoric of Women Governors, edited by B. D. Marshall and M. A. Mayhead. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2000.


Mayhead, Molly A., and Brenda DeVore Marshall. “Re-visioning and Re-framing Political Boundaries: Barbara Roberts’ Response to Oregon’s Budget Crisis.” In Navigating Boundaries: The Rhetoric of Women Governors, edited by B. D. Marshall and M. A. Mayhead. Westport, CT: Praeger, 2000.