The 3rd Biennial
Cultural Rhetorics Conference

Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan, USA
November 15 – November 17, 2018

As you prepare for the conference, please note that the conference registration desk is located between the Auditorium and the Hotel Registration Desk on the Lobby Level of the Kellogg Center (219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824); you can pick up your name badge and printed program at the registration desk, which will be open: Thursday, 12 to 5 PM;  Friday, 7 AM to 4 PM; and Saturday, 8 AM to 12 PM. Although onsite registration is not available, you may register online until noon on Saturday.

Hotel guests are offered free parking. For those not staying at the hotel, parking is $1 an hour with a maximum of $8 per day. There is a parking deck attached to the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center — 219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824. To find more visitor lots around campus, visit

The Cultural Rhetorics Conference showcases work that centers cultural rhetorics scholarly, pedagogical, creative and community practices in the form of scholarly presentations (individual and group), creative performances, artistic installations, roundtables, workshops, knowledge-shares, making demonstrations, posters, and more!

Come and witness work from scholars, teachers, writers, artists, activists, performers, and tradition-bearers who contribute to, define, expand, illustrate, or embody the field of cultural rhetorics and join our intellectual community.

If you have questions, check out the Cultural Rhetorics Consortium website, or email us at

We look forward to seeing you at the conference!
Malea Powell, Andrea Riley Mukavetz , Gwendolyn Pough, Jill McKay Chrobak, Dora Ramirez