Kristin Kondrlik

Kristin Kondrlik

Associate Professor
Main Hall 508


  • Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
  • M.A., Case Western Reserve University
  • B.A., Canisius College


  • Health Communication
  • Health Humanities
  • Professional and Technical Writing
  • Rhetorics of Health and Medicine
  • Medicine and Literature
  • Women's Writing
  • Print Culture Studies

Selected Publication

  • “Agency and rhetorical citizenship in nineteenth century and contemporary vegetarian discourses in the United Kingdom” Rhetorics of Veg(etari)anism, edited by Cristina Hanganu-Bresch. Routledge, 2023, pp. 79-100. 
  • “Conscientious Objection to Vaccination and the Failure to Solidify Professional Identity in Late Victorian Socio-Medical Journals.” Victorian Periodicals Review, vol. 53, no. 3, 2020, pp. 338-371.
  • "Generating Medical Professional Ethos: British Female Physicians’ Acts of Creative Self-Fashioning from Victorian Novels to #likealadydoc.” Feminist Connections: Rhetoric and Activism Across Time, Space, and Place, edited by Katherine Fredlund, Kerri Hauman, Jessica Ouellette. University of Alabama Press, 2020, pp. 109-124.
  • “Caroline Matthews’s Experiences of a Woman Doctor in Serbia (1916): Advocacy for Women Doctors in Early Twentieth Century War Writing.” English Literature in Transition, 1880 – 1920, vol. 62, no. 3, 2019, pp. 328 – 351.
  • “Fractured femininity and ‘fellow feeling’: professional character in the Magazine of the London School of Medicine for Women and Royal Free Hospital, 1895-1914.” Victorian Periodicals Review, vol. 50 no. 3, 2017, p. 488-516.
  • "Rhetoric, Ebola, and Vaccination: A Conversation Among Scholars." (with Jennifer Bracken Scott, Heidi Lawrence, Susan Popham, and Candice A. Welhausen). Poroi: Project on Rhetoric of Inquiry 11.2, 2015, Article 5.

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