carolyn rhea drapes

Consultant, Writer, and Artist in El Paso, Texas

carolyn rhea drapes

Consultant, Writer, and Artist in El Paso, Texas

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As a Rhetoric and Writing Studies PhD candidate at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), my interests include photography, graffiti, and other forms of visual expression, rhetorical theory, including materials and systems, and creative nonfiction and poetry. Communication and technology interests include social media, blogs, pop culture, and other types of online compositions and report writing. I teach Business Writing, Technical Writing and First Year Composition. Social media strategist including short subject video for clients. Long-term interests include archiving photographic material such as medium and large format film. Lifelong interests include photography, drawing, calligraphy, needleart and surface embellishment, fashion and fashion history.

Photo: ©carolyn rhea drapes. Mountain Bell Telephone & Telegraph Company building. Architect: Henry C. Trost, ca. 1903-1907, at Texas at North Campbell.
Film: Kodak Portra medium format (120), Camera: Agfa Isoly Junior, ca. 1950s-60s. #keepfilmalive #filmisnotdead

  • Work
    • University of Texas El Paso
  • Education
    • Rhetoric and Writing Studies, MA - UTEP
    • Creative Writing, BA - UTEP