Prof. James Dimock

Page address:

  Associate Professor
  Assistant Director of Forensics

   207-A Armstrong Hall
   (507) 389-5533
   Fax: (507) 389-3284


   M.F.A., Minnesota State University, 2006
   M.A., University of South Dakota, 2000
   B.A., Black Hills State University, 1996


 Research/Creative Interests

  Rhetoric (especially rhetoric of protest and dissent, radical and fringe rhetoric), Ethics of   Argumentation, Forensics



Forensics, Argumentation & Critical Thinking, Rhetoric & Rhetorical Criticism, Small Group Communication

Additional Information

I am involved in the anti-war movement and I am especially interested in finding ways to bridge the gap between studying communication and practicing it. I actively encourage students to engage activities such as organizing, protesting and demonstrations and other applications of speech and rhetoric in the public sphere.