Sara Hayden

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February 18

Sara Hayden | Professor, Communication Studies
"Women and Citizenship: Jeannette Rankin and the Fight for the Vote"


Sara Hayden’s research focuses on rhetorical criticism and theory. In her work, she integrates interests in the social construction of gender, feminist theory and feminist movements. Sara has published and presented essays exploring both contemporary and historical rhetoric surrounding women's health, reproduction, sexuality education, maternity and the abortion debate in the United States. Her current work focuses on the rhetorical construction of maternity. Sara currently is a professor in the Department of Communication Studies.