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Dr. Roy Schwartzman

Roy presenting at the Shoah Foundation Institute’s International Digital Access, Outreach, and Research Conference  (March 2010)

Professor of Communication Studies

Faculty Affiliate, Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering

Research Interests:

Holocaust studies

Rhetoric of science and technology

Computer-mediated and electronic communication

Public argumentation

Figurative language

Popular culture

Philosophy of communication

Scholarship of teaching and learning


Examples of Courses Taught:

Voices of the Holocaust


Communication Theory (undergraduate and graduate)

Popular Culture

Rhetoric of Science Fiction Film

Political Communication

Voices of Power (graduate) [Marxist and neo-Marxist critical theory]

Rhetoric of Western Thought [history of rhetorical theory]


Communication Studies Dept.

109 Ferguson Building


Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Text Box: Contact

Phone: 336-334-5297 (department)


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Dr. Schwartzman is the
2011-2012 Chancellor’s Resident Fellow in the
Lloyd International Honors College

The AfterWords Project (Holocaust studies)




Student Mentoring