Selected Publications

2017

Stephen J. Hartnett, Lisa B. Keränen, and Donovan Conley, eds. 2017. Imagining China:

      Rhetorics of Nationalism in an Age of Globalization (Michigan State University Press).

2016

Jennifer Malkowski, J. Blake Scott, and Keränen, Lisa. 2016. Rhetorical Approaches to

Health and Medicine. Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication.

DOI:10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.180.

2015

Keränen, Lisa. 2015. Biopolitics, Contagion, and Digital Health Narratives:

Pathways for the Rhetoric of Health and Medicine. Communication Quarterly

65:5: 504-509.

Keränen, Lisa, Patrick Dodge, and Donovan Conley. 2015. Modernizing Traditions

on the Roof of the World: Displaying “Liberation” and “Occupation” in Three

Tibet Museums. Journal of Curatorial Studies 4.1: 78-106. DOI:

10.1386/jcs.4.1.78_1.

2014

Keränen, Lisa. 2014. Public Engagements with Health and Medicine: Guest

Editor’s Introduction and Discussion Guide, Journal of Medical Humanities 35.2:

103-109. DOI 10.1007/s10912-014-9275-7.

Keränen, Lisa, ed. 2014. Medicine, Health, and Publics. Special issue of the

Journal of Medical Humanities 35: 103-239. DOI 10.1007/s10912-014-9275-7.

2013

Keränen, Lisa. 2013. Conspectus: Inventing the Future: The Rhetorics of

Science, Technology, and Medicine, Challenges and Opportunities. POROI: An

Interdisciplinary Journal of Rhetorical Analysis and Invention 9.1: Article 1, 1-9.

Keränen, Lisa, ed. 2013. Inventing the Future: The Rhetorics of Science,

Technology, and Medicine. Special issue of POROI: An Interdisciplinary Journal of

Rhetorical Analysis and Invention 9.1: 1-149. Includes 17 commissioned essays by

North America’s leading rhetoric of science and medicine scholars.

J. Blake Scott, Judy Z. Segal, and Lisa Keränen. 2013. Rhetorics of Health and

Medicine: Inventional Possibilities for Scholarship and Engaged Practice. POROI:

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Rhetorical Analysis and Invention 9.1: Article 17, 1-

6. All authors contributed equally to this essay.

2012

Keränen, Lisa, and Jennifer Malkowski. 2012. How Can A Rhetorical Perspective

Help Us Understand Science and Medicine? In Introduction to Communication

Studies: Translating Communication Scholarship into Meaningful Practice, edited

by Alan Goodboy and Kara Shultz (Kendall Hunt): 157-164.

2011

Keränen, Lisa. 2011. Concocting Viral Apocalypse: Catastrophic Risk and the

Production of Bio(in)security. Western Journal of Communication 75.5: 451-472.

Lead essay.

Keränen, Lisa. 2011. Addressing the Epidemic of Epidemics: Germs, Security, and

a Call for Biocriticism (9,000 word invited review essay). Quarterly Journal of

Speech 97.2: 224-244. (Invited review essays reflect the journal editor’s

recognition of the author’s expertise on a given subject matter.)

Bean, Hamilton, Lisa Keränen, and Margaret Durfy. 2011. ‘This is London’:

Cosmopolitan Nationalism and the Discourse of Resilience in the ‘7/7’ Terrorist

Attacks. Rhetoric and Public Affairs 14.3: 427-464.

Gruber, David, Jordan L. Jack, Lisa Keränen, John M. McKenzie, and Matthew B.

Morris. 2011. Rhetoric and the Neurosciences: Engagement &

Exploration. POROI: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Rhetorical Analysis and

Invention 7.1, Article 11: 1-13.