Welcome to Professor Brenda Brueggemann

Brenda Brueggemann joins the English Department as Aetna Chair of Writing after working at Ohio State University as a Professor of English, a faculty adviser for the American Sign Language Program, and a coordinator for the Disability Studies Program. She focuses on disability and deaf studies, and is the author of Deaf Subjects: Between Identities and Places and Lend Me Your Ear: Rhetorical Constructions of Deafness. Brueggemann coedited and contributed to the collections Literacy and Deaf People: Cultural and Contextual Perspectives, Disability Studies: Enabling the Humanities, and Women and Deafness: Multidisciplinary Approaches.