Keränen, Lisa. 2010. Scientific Characters: Rhetoric, Politics, and Trust in
Breast Cancer Research (Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press). This book received the 2011 Marie Hochmuth
Nichols Award for Outstanding Scholarship from the Public Address Division of
the National Communication Association.
Keränen, Lisa, ed.
2013. Medicine, Health, and Publics. Special issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities, forthcoming.
Articles and Book Chapters
Keränen, Lisa. 2013. Technologies of the
Self at the End of Life: Pastoral Power and the Rhetoric of Advance Care
Planning. The Language of our
Biotechnological Future, edited by Michael Hyde and James Herrick (Baylor
University Press): forthcoming.
Keränen, Lisa. 2012. "This Weird,
Incurable Disease": Competing Diagnoses in the Rhetoric of Morgellons. Health Humanities Reader, edited by
Therese Jones, Lester Friedman, and Delease Wear (Rutgers University Press,
2012): in press.
Keränen, Lisa. 2011. Concocting Viral Apocalypse:
Catastrophic Risk and the Production of Bio(in)security. Western Journal of Communication 75.5: 451-472. Lead essay.
Keränen, Lisa. 2011. Addressing the Epidemic of Epidemics:
Germs, Security, and a Call for Biocriticism (9,000 word review essay). Quarterly Journal of Speech 97.2:
Keränen, Lisa. 2011. How Does a
Pathogen Become a Terrorist? The Collective Transformation of Risk into
Bio(in)security. In Rhetorical Questions
in Health and Medicine, edited by Joan Leach and Deborah Dysart-Gale (New
York: Lexington Books): 85-120. Invited.
Bean, Hamilton, Lisa Keränen, and Margaret Durfy. 2011. 'This is London':
Cosmopolitan Nationalism and the Discourse of Resilience in the '7/7' Terrorist
Attacks. Rhetoric and Public Affairs
Keränen, Lisa. 2010.
"Competing Characters in Science-Based Controversy: A Framework for
Analysis." Understanding Science: New Agendas in Communication,
edited by LeeAnn Kahlor and Patricia Stout (New York: Routledge): 133-160.
Keränen, Lisa. 2008.
"Bio(In)Security: Rhetoric, Scientists, and Citizens in the Age of
Bioterrorism". Sizing Up Rhetoric, edited by David Zarefsky and
Elizabeth Benacka (Long Grove, IL: Waveland): 227-249.
Keränen, Lisa, and
Virginia Sanprie. 2008. "'Oxygen of Publicity' and 'Lifeblood of Liberty':
Communication Scholarship on Mass Media Coverage of Terrorism for the
Twenty-first Century." Communication Yearbook 32: 231-275.
Keränen, Lisa, Jason
Lesko, Alison Vogelaar, and Lisa Irvin. 2008. "Myth, Mask, Shield, and Sword:
Dr. John H. Marburger III's Rhetoric of Neutral Science for the Nation." Cultural
Studies--Critical Methodologies 7: 159-186.
Keränen, Lisa. 2007.
"'Cause Someday We All Die": Rhetoric, Agency, and the Case of the "Patient"
Preferences Worksheet. Quarterly Journal of Speech 93: 179-211.
Keränen, Lisa. 2005.
"Mapping Misconduct: Demarcating Legitimate Science from 'Fraud' in the
B-06 Lumpectomy Controversy." Argumentation and Advocacy 42:
Han, Paul K. J., Lisa B. Keränen, Dianne
A. Lescisin, and Robert M. Arnold. 2005. "The Palliative Care Clinical
Evaluation Exercise (CEX): An Experience-Based Intervention for Teaching
End-of-Life Communication Skills." Academic Medicine 80: 669-676.