Diane Davis

Diane Davis, Kenneth Burke Chair and Professor of Rhetoric and Philosophy at The European Graduate School / EGS.

WORKS

Books

Inessential Solidarity: Rhetoric and Foreign(er) Relations.

Davis, Diane. Inessential Solidarity: Rhetoric and Foreign(er) Relations. University of Pittsburg Press, 2010. ISBN: 0822961229

Reading Ronell

Davis, Diane. Reading Ronell. University of Illinois Press, 2009. ISBN: 0252034503

Women's Ways of Making It...In Rhetoric and Composition

Davis, Diane, Michelle Ballif, and Roxanne Mountford. Women's Ways of Making It...In Rhetoric and Composition. Routledge, 2008. ISBN: 0805844449

Breaking Up [at] Totality: A Rhetoric of Laughter

Davis, Diane. Breaking Up [at] Totality: A Rhetoric of Laughter. Rhetorical Theory and Philosophy Series. Southern Illinois University Press, 2000. ISBN: 0809322285

Edited Works

The UberReader: Selected Works of Avital Ronell

Davis, Diane, ed. The UberReader: Selected Works of Avital Ronell. University of Illinois Press, 2007. ISBN: 0252030664

Chapters

Diogenes of Sinope

Diane Davis, and Victor J. Vitanza. "Diogenes of Sinope." In Classical Rhetorics and Rhetoricians, edited by Michelle Ballif and Michael G. Moran, 132-136. Praeger Publishers, 2005. ISBN: 0313321787

Helene Cixous

Diane Davis. “Helene Cixous.” In Twentieth Century Rhetorics and Rhetoricians, edited by Michelle Ballif and Michael Moran, 95-100. Greenwood Press, 2000. ISBN: 0313303916

Jean-François Lyotard

Diane Davis. “Jean-François Lyotard.” In Twentieth Century Rhetorics and Rhetoricians, edited by Michelle Ballif and Michael Moran, 252-257. Greenwood Press, 2000. ISBN: 0313303916

(Non)Fiction('s) Addiction(s): A NarcoAnalysis of Virtual Worlds

Diane Davis. “(Non)Fiction('s) Addiction(s): A NarcoAnalysis of Virtual Worlds.” In High Wired: On the Design, Use, and Theory of Educational MOOs, edited by Cynthia Haynes and Jan Rune Holmevik, 267-285. University of Michigan Press, 1998. ISBN: 0472096656

Logocentrism

Diane Davis, and Victor J. Vitanza. "Logocentrism." In Encyclopedia of Rhetoric, edited by Teresa Enos, 408-409. Garland Publishers, 1996. ISBN: 0824072006

Eco-Feminist Poetics: A Dialogue On Keeping Body and Mind Together

Diane Davis, and C. Jan Swearingen. “Eco-Feminist Poetics: A Dialogue On Keeping Body and Mind Together.” In Composition in Context, edited by W. Ross Winterowd, 219-234. Southern Illinois University Press, 1994. ISBN: 0809318628

Articles

Greetings: On Levinas and the Wagging Tail

Diane Davis. “Greetings: On Levinas and the Wagging Tail.” JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 29, No. 3 (2009): 595-631.

Identification: Burke and Freud on Who You Are

Diane Davis. "Identification: Burke and Freud on Who You Are.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly Vol. 38, No. 2 (2008): 123-147.

The Fifth Risk: A Response to John Muckelbauer's Response

Diane Davis. "The Fifth Risk: A Response to John Muckelbauer's Response." Philosophy and Rhetoric Vol. 40, No. 2 (2007): 248-256.

Addressing Alterity: Rhetoric, Hermeneutics, and the Non-Appropriative Relation

Diane Davis. "Addressing Alterity: Rhetoric, Hermeneutics, and the Non-Appropriative Relation." Philosophy and Rhetoric Vol. 38, No. 3 (2005): 191-212.

Finitude's Clamor; Or, Notes Toward a Communitarian Literacy

Diane Davis. “Finitude's Clamor; Or, Notes Toward a Communitarian Literacy.” College Composition and Communication Vol. 53, No. 1, September (2001): 119-145.

Author's Response to Melinda Turnley

Diane Davis. "Author's Response to Melinda Turnley." Dialogue: A Journal for Writing Specialists Vol. 7, No.1, Fall (2001): 52-57.

Toward an Ethics of Listening

Diane Davis, Michelle Ballif and Roxanne Mountford. "Toward an Ethics of Listening." JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 20, No.4 (2000): 931-942.

Negotiating Feminist Difference/ Différance: A Trilogue

Diane Davis. Michelle Ballif, and Roxanne Mountford. “Negotiating Feminist Difference/ Différance: A Trilogue.” JAC: Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 20, No. 2 (2000): 583-625.

Confessions of an Anacoluthon: Avital Ronell on Writing, Technology, Pedagogy, Politics

Diane Davis. “Confessions of an Anacoluthon: Avital Ronell on Writing, Technology, Pedagogy, Politics.” JAC: Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 20, No. 2 (2000): 243-281.

Addicted to Love; Or, Toward an Inessential Solidarity

Diane Davis. “Addicted to Love; Or, Toward an Inessential Solidarity.” JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 19, No. 4 (1999): 633-656.

Agonizing [With] Chantal Mouffe

Diane Davis. “Agonizing [With] Chantal Mouffe.” JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory Vol. 19, No. 3 (1999); 465-476.

Laughter; Or, Chortling into the Storm

Diane Davis. “Laughter; Or, Chortling into the Storm." Pre/Text Electra(Lite) Vol. 1, No. 1 (1997).

Writing [at] the End of the Millennium: Some [Dis]Connections

Diane Davis. “Writing [at] the End of the Millennium: Some [Dis]Connections.” Pre/Text Vol. 16, No. 1-2, Spring-Summer (1995): 138-159.

Breaking Up [at] Phallocracy: Post-Feminism's Chortling Hammer

Diane Davis. "Breaking Up [at] Phallocracy: Post-Feminism's Chortling Hammer." Rhetoric Review Vol. 14, No. 1, Fall (1995): 126-140.

The Power of Language to Efface and Desensitize

Diane Davis and Eve Duffy. “The Power of Language to Efface and Desensitize.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly Vol. 20, No. 2, Spring (1990): 163-171.

Interviews

After Community: An Interview with D. Diane Davis

Davis, Diane and James J. Brown Jr. "After Community: An Interview with D. Diane Davis." Enculturation, October 28, 2010.