Loyola University Maryland

Writing Department

Pat Bizzell

Cardin ChairPatricia Bizzell 


Maryland Hall 043
Writing Department
Loyola University Maryland
4501 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, Md. 21210

Phone: (410) 617-5505
Fax: (410) 617-2934 


Hebrew College, M.A. Jewish Studies (2013)
Hebrew College, M.J.L.S. (Masters, Jewish Liberal Studies) (2010)
Rutgers University, Ph.D. in English Literature (1975)
Wellesley College, B.A. summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa (1970)

Courses Taught

WR400 Senior Seminar
WR324 Speech Writing and Delivery

Selected Publications

Thirty Countries by Age Thirty: Young Expat English Teachers in South Korea. Self-published on Kindle (digital only), January 2015.

Rhetorical Agendas: Political, Ethical, Spiritual [Proceedings of the 2004 Rhetoric Society of America Conference], editor (Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2005).

ALT DIS: Alternative Discourses and the Academy, co-edited with Christopher Schroeder and Helen Fox (Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Heinemann-Boynton/Cook, 2002).

The Rhetorical Tradition: Readings from Classical Times to the Present, co-authored with Bruce Herzberg (Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press, 1990; second edition 2001).

The Bedford Bibliography for Teachers of Writing, co-authored with Bruce Herzberg and Nedra Reynolds, 6th edition (Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press, 2004; 1st edition 1983).

Negotiating Difference: Readings in Multicultural American Rhetoric, co-authored with Bruce Herzberg (Boston: Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press, 1995).

Academic Discourse and Critical Consciousness (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1992).


Christa Constantine

Christa Constantine

Christa's interdisciplinary major and extra-curricular involvement at Loyola prepared her for a management role at a marketing agency

Writing, Communication