Leger, Shewonda Graduate Faculty



  • Dr. Shewonda Leger is an Assistant Professor of Multilingual Writing and Pedagogy at Florida International University (FIU). As a Black feminist Haitian filmmaker, her research areas are Caribbean rhetorics, digital rhetorics, and multimodal composition. She received her doctorate (2019) from Michigan State University in Rhetoric and Writing with a graduate specialization in Women’s and Gender Studies, where she also received her MA (2015) in Digital Rhetoric and Professional Writing.

research interests

  • Women’s and Gender Studies; Digital Rhetoric; Professional Writing

selected scholarly works & creative activities

full name

  • Shewonda Leger