Articles, 1990-1997


Foreword. Oral Poetry: An Introduction. By Paul Zumthor. Trans. of Introduction a la Poesie Orale. Trans. Kathy Murphy-Judy. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1990.

"Subway Graffitti and the Design of the Self." The State of the Language. Ed. Christopher Ricks and Leonard Michaels. Berkeley: U of California P, 1990. 400-07.

"Technological Development and Writer-Subject-Reader Immediacies." Oral and Written Communication: Historical Approaches. Ed. Richard Lee Enos. Written Communication Annual, vol. 4. Newbury Park: Sage, 1990. 206-15. Rpt in FC3 240-48.

"Yeast: A Parable for Catholic Higher Education." America 7 Apr. 1990: 347-49, 362-63.


"God's Known Universe and Christian Faith: Pastoral, Homiletic, and Devotional Reflections." Thought 1 Sept. 1991: 241-58. Rpt in FC1 219-38.

"Response Upon Reception of the 1991 Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Award." Current Issues in Catholic Higher Education 12.1 (Summer 1991). Catholic Intellectual Excellence: Challenges and Visions. Washington: Assoc. of Catholic Colleges and Universities, 1991. 61-63.


Foreword. FC1 ix-xi.


"Mimesis and the Following of Christ." Religion & Literature 26.2 (Summer 1994): 73-77


"Hermeneutic Forever: Voice, Text, Digitization, and the 'I'." Oral Tradition 10.1 (1995): 3-36.


"Do We Live in a Post-Christian Age?" America 3 Feb. 1996: 16-18, 29-34.  Rpt. as "Church and Cosmos: Reflections on Frames of Reference." Review of Ignatian Spirituality (Rome) 27.3 no. 83 (1996): 9-17.

"Information and/or Communication:  Interactions."  Communication Research Trends 16.3 (1996):  3-17.


"Response" to "Smile When You Say 'Laity': The Hidden Triumph of the Consumer Ethos." By Eugene McCarraher. Commonweal 21 Nov. 1997: 18.

"Digitization Ancient and Modern:  Beginnings of Writing and Today's Computers."  Communication Research Trends  18.2 (1998):  4-21.


Foreword.  Electric Rhetoric:  Classical Rhetoric, Oralism, and a New Literacy, by Kathleen E. Welch.  Cambridge:  MIT Press, 1999.  xiii-xiv.

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