Steven Mailloux is President’s Professor Emeritus of Rhetoric at Loyola Marymount University and Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine. He is the editor and author of several books, including RHETORIC'S PRAGMATISM: ESSAYS IN RHETORICAL HERMENEUTICS. His papers are held in the Critical Theory Archive at the University of California, Irvine. He is currently working on Jesuit rhetoric, spirituality, and political theology as well as co-editing the fifth volume of the CAMBRIDGE HISTORY OF RHETORIC.
University of Southern California: Ph.D., Rhetoric, Linguistics, and Literature
University of Southern California : M.A., English
Loyola University of Los Angeles: B.A., English
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Inspiring ‘Perfect Eloquence’ in the 21st Century
Fordham News online
What do 16th-century Jesuit teaching methods mean for higher education today? That was the question that Steven Mailloux, Ph.D., addressed on Sept. 28 in “Eloquentia Imperfecta: Jesuit Rhetoric and Education in the 16th and 21st Centuries,” the inaugural Distinguished Guest Lecture sponsored by the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE).