Selfie of Sean Zdenek taken on the balcony of a cruise ship with the Atlantic Ocean in the background

Bio

Dr. Sean Zdenek is an associate professor of technical and professional writing at the University of Delaware. His research and teaching interests include technical writing, disability studies, sound studies, and rhetorical theory. His book, Reading Sounds: Closed-Captioned Media and Popular Culture (UChicago, 2015), won the 2017 award for best book in technical or scientific communication from the Conference on College Composition and Communication.

Sean grew up in California and currently lives in northeastern Maryland, a few miles from both Delaware and Pennsylvania.