Ann E. Burnette

Ann E. Burnette

Ann E. Burnette (PhD, Northwestern University) is an associate professor at Texas State University–San Marcos, where she teaches classes in political communication, American public address, rhetorical criticism, and theories of persuasion. Her research focuses on contemporary and historical issues in political discourse and public address. Ann has published scholarship on the gender gap in U.S. politics, the rhetorical role of the American first lady, historical social movements, presidential crisis rhetoric, and the rhetoric of American national security.