Garth Pauley

Garth Pauley


  • BA - Trinity University, speech communication, 1993
  • MA - Texas A&M University, speech communication, 1995
  • PhD - The Pennsylvania State University, speech communication, 1999


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Academic interests

  • the rhetoric of the American civil rights movement;
  • American political rhetoric on civil rights issues;
  • colonial era American sermons


Selected publications

  • Pauley, Garth E. Lyndon Johnson’s American Promise: The Voting Rights Address.  College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2007.
  • Pauley, Garth E. The Modern Presidency and Civil Rights: Rhetoric on Race from Roosevelt to Nixon.  College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2001.
  • Pauley, Garth E. “The Genesis of a Rhetorical Commitment: Lyndon B. Johnson, Civil Rights, and the Vice Presidency,” in Civil Rights Rhetoric and the American Presidency, ed. James A. Aune and Enrique D. Rigsby (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2005), 155-97.

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