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Novels of Mauricio Magdaleno
Sophism, sex, and Shakespeare's "All's Well": Across the great rhetorical chasm
Renaissance dramatists created plays which incorporated a great complexity of vision precisely because of the sophistic rhetorical training they received in the grammar schools. Trained in antithetical methods, the dramatists ...
Women of the spheres: Early American women rhetoricians
Early American women rhetoricians wrote, published, and edited essential texts that contribute to American rhetoric; however, many of these texts have been overlooked and lost. This dissertation reclaims, remaps, and ...
A sense of audience in the gospels
A major concern of biblical investigation in the King James Version centers on differences among the four Gospels: Bible scholars are divided in agreement among offered explanations for these differences. The purpose of ...
New media symbiosis: An analysis and remediation of voyeurism as a rhetorical tool in Akira Toriyama's “DragonBall Z”
The purpose of this study is to expand on Jay David Bolter and Richard Grusin's work in Remediation regarding the repurposing of older, successful rhetorical tools and technologies for use in newer mediums. The study ...
A rhetorical process for scholarly self-publishing
Extrapolating from theories of ancient and modern rhetoricians, particularly those of Mikhail Bakhtin, who insisted on the primacy of dialogical context as sign and on the importance of sign for creating meaning, this ...
..With liberty and justice for all? An analysis of justice in the selected works of Katherine Anne Porter and Susan Glaspell
Justice is an issue many writers have been moved to explore. Justice is elusive and as many have discovered, it has a tendency to not overlook gender and race. Katherine Anne Porter and Susan Glaspell were twentieth-century ...