1. What does this past Kansas debater look like now?
2. What does this ex-debater now do for a living?
Erik is Associate Professor of Rhetoric of the University of Wisconsin (Madison).
3. Has this former debater been "in the news"?
According to this press release, his appearance at Concordia University to talk about South Africa was news.
His appearances also make for fine dining.
4. What else do we know?
In 2002, Erik won a Golden Anniversary Monograph Award for an article he published in Rhetoric and Public Affairs. It has something to do with speech from a "middle voice."
In 2003, Erik's work with the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation in Cape Town, South Afria, paid off with some major publications.