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Michael LeVan
Senior Instructor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

Michael  LeVan

Images, Memory, Political Theory, Aesthetics, Philosophy of Communication, Performance Studies

Office: CIS
Phone: 813/974-0788
Email:

Dr. LeVan joined the Communication department in 2001. His current work includes investigating the aesthetics and politics of memory, the communication of images, and transformations of the practices of everyday life. He is Editor-in-Chief of Liminalities: A Journal of Performance Studies.

Curriculum Vitae

Undergraduate Course Offerings

  • Communication and Visual Culture
  • Globalization and Democratic Discourse
  • Communication and Public Memory
  • Performing Relationships
  • Performance Art
  • Performing Young Adult Literature
  • Communication, Travel, and Tourism
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Persuasion
  • Communication, Culture, and Community
  • Nonverbal Communication: Culture, Codes, Space, and Time
  • Perception, Memory, and Imagination
  • Visual Culture/Visual Rhetoric (Rhetorical Analysis)

Graduate Course Offerings

  • Philosophy of Communication
  • Cultural Production of Space and Time
  • Cultural Memory
  • Communication, Travel, and Tourism

Representative Publications

Education

Ph.D., Speech Communication, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 2001. (emphasis: philosophy of communication)
M.A., Philosophy, Arizona State University, 1994. (emphasis: aesthetics & political philosophy)
B.A., Philosophy and Economics, University of Virginia, 1990.

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
84056COM 2000001Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3T8:00am-9:15am
CPR 337
84057COM 2000002Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3T9:30am-10:45am
CPR 337
84059COM 2000003Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discusssion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3T11:00am-12:15pm
CPR 337
84061COM 2000004Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3T12:30pm-1:45pm
CPR 337
84063COM 2000006Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3R9:30am-10:45am
CPR 337
85662COM 2000007Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3R11:00am-12:15pm
CPR 337
84065COM 2000008Intro to Communication
On-line course plus mandatory weekly discussion section meeting. The discussion section is what you are signing up
3R12:30pm-1:45pm
CPR 337
84058COM 2000901Intro to Communication
Online plus required weekly in-class discussion. For questions, e-mail mlevan@usf.edu.
3R8:00am-9:15am
CPR 337
86059COM 4050001Globalization & Demo Discourse
3
 
81880SPC 7980007Dissertation: Doctoral
2-19
TBA 100

Graduate Students

Sanford Betz, Heather Curry, Chris Holcom