Last name: 
Pimentel
First name: 
Octavio
Description: 
Dr. Octavio Pimentel joined the Masters in Rhetoric and Composition Program in The Department of English at Texas State University in 2005. He has taught various undergraduate and graduate classes in the area of cultural rhetorics. Dr. Pimentel has authored or co-authored 3 books: Racial Shorthand: Racial Discrimination Contested in Social Media, Historias de Éxito within Mexican Communities: Silenced Voices, and Communicating Race, Ethnicity, and Identity in Technical Communication. He has also authored 20+ articles and presented at 30+ national and international conferences.
Institution relationship: 
Texas State University, Dept. of English