Gideon Burton, Asst. Professor of English, has taught at BYU since 1994. His award-winning rhetoric website, Silva Rhetoricae, has achieved 18 million page views and 95 years of logged visitor time. He is a digital scholar and innovating teacher, researching and applying the new communications tools to enhance instruction in writing, literature, and rhetorical studies. He and his wife have four sons and reside in Springville, Utah.