Purdue University Fort Wayne Campus News

Sarah LeBlanc co-authors a chapter on family communication and veterans

Sarah LeBlanc, visiting instructor in communication, co-authored An identity after deployment: Understanding how veteran’s identity negotiation impacts family communication. The chapter describes a study of 22 recent veterans and how they negotiated their post-deployment identity to “go back to the person that they were before they deployed.”

The chapter will apepar in A Communicative Perspective on the Military. The book will be published in 2016 by Peter Lang Publishing.