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Center Graduate Students: Bri Lafond


Bri Lafond is a PhD student in English and Writing Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Biographical Statement

Bri Lafond was born in San Diego, California. She earned her BA in English from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an MA in Composition with dual emphases in Literature and Applied Linguistics/TESL from California State University, San Bernardino. After working for three years as an adjunct composition and rhetoric lecturer at several southern California colleges, Bri decided to pursue her graduate education at the doctoral level here at UIUC. Champaign.

Research Interests

Innovative composition pedagogy, queer rhetorics, digital rhetorics, multimodality