Ralph Cintron named 2020 RSA Fellow

Professor Ralph Cintron was named to the Rhetoric Society of America's 2020 class of fellows, one of its highest awards.

The RSA nomination committee called Prof. Cintron's work "extraordinary" and referred to the "urgency and influence of his scholarship." From their announcement:

"Fellows of the Rhetoric Society of America have produced scholarship in rhetorical studies that is remarkable for its quality and quantity; they have participated in the work of RSA, whether on the Board, on its committees, or in other capacities; and they have worked to increase the visibility and influence of rhetorical studies through public lectures, teaching, advocacy, or other activities."

Update July 1: See UIC Today piece on Professor Cintron's achievement.