NCA 2022 Author Panels and Events

Sessions Dedicated to Cognella Authors (and Their Scholarship) at NCA 2022

NCA Short Courses

We’re proud to have the following authors present short courses this year at NCA based on the scholarship and research included in their Cognella books. All short course attendees will receive a free ebook and a redemption code for a free print copy of the featured book!

Honoring PLACE: Teaching Leadership AND Followership Communication

Presented by Michelle T. Violanti and Cassandra Ann Ray
Friday, November 18, 2022
9:30am – 12:15pm CST
New Orleans Marriott: Balcony N – 4th Floor, River Tower

Learn more about Dr. Violanti and Dr. Ray’s book:


Using Consumer DNA Kits to Explore Identity: An Application of the Who Am I: Identity in the Age of Consumer DNA Testing Text

Presented by Anita Kathy Foeman and Bessie Lee Lawton
Friday, November 18, 2022
9:30 am – 12:15 pm CST
New Orleans Marriott: Balcony M – 4th Floor, River Tower

Learn more about Dr. Lawton and Dr. Foeman’s book:


NCA Panels Honoring Cognella Authors

We’re delighted that the following Cognella authors are being honored during this year’s conference with panels dedicated to their distinguished careers.

Connecting the Past to the Present: Honoring the Career of Dawn O. Braithwaite

Thursday,  November 17, 2022
3:30pm – 4:45pm CST
New Orleans Marriott: Galerie 1 – 2nd Floor

Learn more about Dr. Braithwaite’s Cognella book:


Honoring a Person Who Enlivens Every Place: Celebrating Dr. Nina-Jo Moore

Saturday, November 19, 2022
11:00 am – 12:15 pm CST
Sheraton New Orleans: Grand Couteau – 5th Floor

Learn more about Dr. Moore’s Cognella title:


Honoring the Career and Legacy of Steven R. Wilson

Saturday, November 19, 2022
2:00 pm – 3:15 pm CST
New Orleans Marriott: Mardi Gras Ballroom Salon C – 3rd Floor

Learn more about Dr. Wilson’s Cognella book: