Professor and Chair



Ono conducts critical and theoretical research of print, film, and television media, specifically focusing on representations of race, gender, sexuality, class, and nationality. He has published a number of journal articles and books, including "Contemporary Media Culture and the Remnants of a Colonial Past" (Peter Lang, 2009).

Ono holds a Ph.D. in rhetorical studies from the University of Iowa, and an M.A. in communication from Miami University.


Rhetoric, media, film, the internet, popular culture, race. Ethnicity, gender, sexuality, immigration, colonialism, and Asian Americans

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