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Email: bamsden@clayton.edu
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Brian Amsden (Ph.D., Indiana University, 2010) joined the faculty of Clayton State University in January 2014. He teaches and conducts research in the areas of rhetoric, argumentation, cultural studies, and law. He is particularly interested in public debates over the civil and political rights of youth, including voting, suffrage, assembly, privacy, and free speech.
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Publication Highlights

 
 
 

Amsden, Brian. " Rhetorical Interventions in the Law: Interpreting “I ♥ Boobies!” First Amendment Studies 50, no. 1 (2016): 1–13.

Amsden, Brian. "Performing Maturity in the Parental Consent and Notification Judicial Bypass Procedure." Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies, 12, no. 1 (2015): 1–18.

Amsden, Brian. "Dimensions of Temporality in President Obama’s Tucson Memorial Address." Rhetoric & Public Affairs 17, no. 3 (2014): 455–476. [view]

Amsden, Brian. “Student Advocacy and the Limits of (Action-) Free Speech: Figurations of Materiality in Tinker, Bethel, and Hazelwood." Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies 8, no. 4 (2011): 353–375.

Amsden, Brian. “Democratic Prudence and the Youth Suffrage Debate." Argumentation & Advocacy 48, no. 1 (2011): 22–38.

Amsden, Brian. “Negotiating Liberalism and Bio-Politics: Stylizing Power in Defense of the Mall Curfew." Quarterly Journal of Speech 94, no. 4 (2008): 407–429.

 
 
 
 
 

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“Dimensions of Temporality in President Obama’s Tucson Memorial Address" originally appeared in Rhetoric & Public Affairs Vol. 17, Iss. 3, 2014, pages 455–476. Copyright © 2014 by Michigan State University.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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