Language Arts & Disciplines / Rhetoric

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Persuasive Acts

Persuasive Acts

Women’s Rhetorics in the Twenty-First Century
In June 2015, Bree Newsome scaled the flagpole in front of South Carolina’s State Capitol and removed the Confederate flag, and the following month, the Confederate flag was permanently removed from the State Capitol. Newsome is a compelling example of a twenty-first century women rhetor, along with bloggers, writers, politicians, ...
On Becoming Neighbors

On Becoming Neighbors

The Communication Ethics of Fred Rogers

A Cultural, Ethical, and Rhetorical Study of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood

Rhet Ops

Rhet Ops

Rhetoric and Information Warfare

Weaponized Digital Rhetorics

Women at Work

Women at Work

Rhetorics of Gender and Labor

Addresses Women’s Rhetorical Relationship to Work

The Animal Who Writes

The Animal Who Writes

A Posthumanist Composition

Writing as a Social Practice and Embodied Behavior

Reforming Women

Reforming Women

The Rhetorical Tactics of the American Female Moral Reform Society, 1834-1854

An Examination of the American Female Reform Society’s Periodical That Delineates Rhetorical Tactics of the 19th Century Women’s Reform Movement.

Nostalgic Design

Nostalgic Design

Rhetoric, Memory, and Democratizing Technology

How innovation without tradition will lead to technical alienation.

Unruly Rhetorics

Unruly Rhetorics

Protest, Persuasion, and Publics

Essays inquiring into conditions for activism, political protest, and public assembly.

Resisting Brown

Resisting Brown

Race, Literacy, and Citizenship in the Heart of Virginia

Prince Edward County, Virginia as a microcosm of America’s struggle with race, literacy, and citizenship.

A Responsive Rhetorical Art

A Responsive Rhetorical Art

Artistic Methods for Contemporary Public Life

Explores the risk ridden realm of wise, if always fallible, rhetorical action.

Sounding Composition

Sounding Composition

Multimodal Pedagogies for Embodied Listening

Reimagines Listening Education to Account for Twenty-First Century Sonic Practices and Experiences

Resounding the Rhetorical

Resounding the Rhetorical

Composition as a Quasi-Object

Resounding the Rhetorical offers an original critical and theoretical examination of composition as a quasi-object. As composition flourishes in multiple media (digital, sonic, visual, etc.) Byron Hawk seeks to connect new materialism with current composition scholarship and critical theory.

The Ethical Fantasy of Rhetorical Theory

The Ethical Fantasy of Rhetorical Theory

The Ethical Fantasy of Rhetorical Theory presents a critical examination of rhetorical theory throughout history, in order to develop a unifying vision for the field. Demonstrating that theorists have always been skeptical of, yet committed to “truth” (however fantastic), Ira Allen develops rigorous notions of truth and of a “troubled freedom” that spring from rhetoric’s depths.

Rhetorics of Resistance

Rhetorics of Resistance

Opposition Journalism in Apartheid South Africa

The period of apartheid was a perilous time in South Africa’s history. This book examines the tactics of resistance developed by those working for the Weekly Mail and New Nation, two opposition newspapers published in South Africa in the mid- and late-1980s.

Tasteful Domesticity

Tasteful Domesticity

Women's Rhetoric and the American Cookbook, 1790-1940

Tasteful Domesticity demonstrates how women marginalized by gender, race, ethnicity, and class used the cookbook as a rhetorical space in which to conduct public discussions of taste and domesticity.

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