Ryan Clement

Ryan Clement Title: Instructor
Office: 3G15
Building: Graham Hall
Phone: 204.258.3022
Email: ry.clement@uwinnipeg.ca


Ryan Clement holds a PhD in English Language and Literature from the University of Waterloo where his research focused on the emergence of narrative from game mechanics. He also holds an MA in Communication and Culture from York University and Ryerson University where he completed a graphic novel project comparing the globalization of American comics versus Japanese manga. During the summer months, he often works with the International Space University as an adjunct faculty member. In addition to his academic work, Ryan also designs games, publishes creative writing and comics, and has experience both in improvised theatre and multimedia storytelling. Having travelled to over 80 countries and lived on four continents, Ryan enjoys exploring a wide variety of narratives through many different platforms.


Fall 2021

RHET-1105-004 Academic Writing: Multidisciplinary
RHET-1120-001 Intro to Rhetoric and Communications
RHET-3340-001 Strategies Technical/Professional Communication

Winter 2022

RHET-1105-022 Academic Writing: Multidisciplinary
RHET-2137-002 Contemporary Communication Theory
RHET-3139-001 Rhetoric of Visual Representation

Research Interests:

  • Game Studies
  • Emergent Narrative
  • Comics
  • Creative Writing
  • Speculative Fiction
  • Space Humanities
  • Travel Writing
  • Screen Studies
  • Comedy
  • World Literature