About Me

What is iSophism?

What is it? And how will it help you?

Lance Cummings PhD
3 min readFeb 11, 2023


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Greetings! I’m Lance Cummings — an iSophist 🤖🏛️.

You are probably on this about page, because you are curious what I mean by iSophistry, how that connects to my writing, and how it might help you. I am pinning this to the top of my profile so you can discover my top stories (see below) and know what I am all about.

I am a writing professor who has spent years studying ancient philosophies and how they inform the writing process. Writing technologies are always changing… but the art of rhetoric is always there to help us understand those changes.

I explore and teach the right use of ancient and new technologies to break old ways of thinking, so that you can:

  • Create new content online.
  • Clearly communicate research insights.
  • Impact the world with your ideas.
  • Find creative solutions to problems through writing

Have you ever wondered how new technologies might change the way you write or think? Or why we keep getting stuck in the same old ways of thinking about complex problems? Then this is for you.



Lance Cummings PhD

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