Dr. Mary Pettice

Mary Pettice

Associate Professor of Design, Media, & Technology

Email: pettice@lvc.edu

Phone: 717-867-6243

Office Location: Clyde A. Lynch 285-I

B. A., Illinois Wesleyan University; M.A., University of Illinois; M.S., University of Illinois; Ph.D., University of Houston

Digital Storytelling, Persuasive Writing Online, Web History and Theory, Designing

Research & Practice Areas:
Digital Rhetoric, Web-informed Genealogy, Podcasting, Creative Nonfiction

Dr. Mary Pettice is interested in storytelling and persuasion in digital spaces; Web accessibility; and creative nonfiction.

Selected Publications & Work

  • Presentation: “Google, Meet Aristotle: Persuasion in the 21st Century. Sabbatical presentation, Lebanon Valley College, November 2017
  • Presentation: “Making an Impact Online—CMS in the Composition Classroom,” New York College English Association Conference, Hamburg, NY October 2015
  • Presentation: “Digital Design and Web Accessibility Standards,” International Digital Media and Arts Association Conference, Winona, Minnesota, October 2016
  • Review: Quarry Lights by Claudia Smith. American Book Review, Volume 36, Number 2 January/February 2015
  • Essay: “My Two Open Adoptions,” America Adopts.com, May 29, 2012
  • Presentation: “Narrative Playfulness, Secondary Orality, and Star Wars Fan Films,” International Digital Media and Arts Association Conference, Miami, Florida, November 2012
  • Review: The Art Instinct: Beauty, Pleasure, and Human Evolution by Denis Dutton, Journal of the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning, Volume 17, Winter 2011/12
  • Article: “Narrating Culture on the Web: An Audience-Based Exhibit Narrative,” New Zealand Journal of Media Studies, Volume 12, Number 2, 2011
  • Review: Notes From No Man’s Land: American Essays by Eula Biss. American Book Review, Vol. 31, Number 4, May/June 2010
  • Five poems: “How I Read a Map,” “Two Gardens,” “An Rud Céanna Arís (The Same Again),” “Fertility Spell,” “Our Penance, Our Blessing.” Miranda Literary Magazine, Spring 2009
  • Review: Writing New Media: Theory and Applications for Expanding the Teaching of Composition by Anne Wysocki, The Journal of the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning, Vol. 12, Winter 2006-2007
  • Storytelling for Digital Media I and II
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media: History, Theory, Practice
  • Editing for Web and Mobile
  • Storytelling with Data
  • Memes in Pop Culture
  • Information Law and Ethics