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Michael Gabriel Young

Michael Gabriel Young

Managing Editor, Rhetorica Journal

McCourtney Family Distinguished Graduate Fellow

202D Burrowes Building
Mailroom: 430 Burrowes Building

University Park , PA 16802


  1. BA in Writing and Rhetoric from the University of North Texas (2016)
  2. MA in Rhetoric and Composition from The Pennsylvania State University (2019)

Professional Bio

Michael researches at the intersections of rhetoric, gender, and religious studies. He studies controversial religious movements whose histories and rhetorics raise questions about the relationship between rhetoric and violence, about religious freedom, and about human rights. Michael received his bachelor’s degree in English from the University of North Texas, where he was a Terry scholar and McNair scholar.