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Rhetoric Review, Volume 34, Issue 3, July-September 2015


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 16, 2015 - 7:52am


Rhetoric Review, Volume 34, Issue 3, July-September 2015 is now available online is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

Symposium
Manifesting a Future for Comparative Rhetoric
LuMing Mao, Bo Wang, Arabella Lyon, Susan C. Jarratt, C. Jan Swearingen, Susan Romano, Peter Simonson, Steven Mailloux & Xing Lu
Pages: 239-274
DOI: 10.1080/07350198.2015.1040105

Articles
The Public Address and the Rhetoric of Science: Henry Rowland, Epideictic Speech, and Nineteenth-Century American Science
Gabriel Cutrufello

 

Rhetoric Position at John Cabot University, Italy, 2015


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 15, 2015 - 9:50pm


Rhetoric Position at John Cabot University, Italy, 2015

 

The new issue of Peitho is now available online at http://peitho.cwshrc.org/.


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 14, 2015 - 11:08pm


The new issue of Peitho is now available online at http://peitho.cwshrc.org/. As the table of contents below indicates, it features four intriguing essays by Maureen Daly Goggin, David Gold, Sarah Hallenbeck and Michelle Smith, and Ruth Osorio as well as four reviews of scholarly monographs and edited collections. Enjoy!

Essays

Maureen Daly Goggin
"Joie de Fabriquer: The Rhetoricity of Yarn Bombing"

David Gold
?Whose Hair Is It, Anyway?: Bobbed Hair and the
Rhetorical Fashioning of the Modern American Woman"

Sarah Hallenbeck and Michelle Smith

 

Visual Communication Quarterly, Volume 22, Issue 1, January-March


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 12, 2015 - 7:45am


Visual Communication Quarterly, Volume 22, Issue 1, January-March is now available online is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

This new issue contains the following articles:

Commentary
For Your Consideration: Fatemeh Behboudi of Iran
Berkley Hudson
Pages: 2-2
DOI: 10.1080/15551393.2015.1039409

Research
The Simian That Screamed “No!”: Rise of the Planet of the Apes and the Speculative as Public Memory
Phil Chidester
Pages: 3-14
DOI: 10.1080/15551393.2015.1026597

Journalism, Politics, and Contemporary Documentaries: A “Based on a True Story” Dossier

 

CFP: CWPA Award for Graduate Writing


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 11, 2015 - 9:43pm


CFP: CWPA Award for Graduate Writing
Submitted by nnbehm on June 11, 2015 - 15:00
The Council of Writing Program Administrators is pleased to announce the call for submissions for its award recognizing outstanding scholarship by graduate students writing on issues in writing program administration.

 

Position at U of Winnipeg, apply by July 15, 2015


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 11, 2015 - 9:33pm


From http://cssr-scer.ca/position-at-winnipeg-apply-july-15-2015/

Position at U of Winnipeg, apply by July 15, 2015

The Department of Rhetoric, Writing, and Communications at the University of Winnipeg invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to carry out an innovative research program, teach undergraduate courses (including first-year writing courses), and contribute to curriculum and program development. Subject to budgetary approval, this appointment will be effective January 1, 2016.

 

Grants from the Coalition of Women Scholars, 2015 edition


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 11, 2015 - 9:32pm


Sponsor: Idaho Humanities Council
Program Number: 71844
Title: Major Grants
E-mail: rick@idahohumanities.org
Web Site: http://www.idahohumanities.org/?p=grants
Program URL: http://www.idahohumanities.org/grants/2013_grant_guidelines.pdf
SYNOPSIS: The Idaho Humanities Council (IHC) provides support
for projects focusing on literature, history, philosophy, ethics,
languages, archaeology, art history, and other humanities disciplines
involving Idaho citizens.
Deadline(s): 09/15/2015
01/15/2016

DEADLINE NOTE

 

DCQR Black Feminist Thought Special Issue Editorial Board & Final Call


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 10, 2015 - 6:19pm


DCQR Black Feminist Thought Special Issue Editorial Board & Final Call

Cultivating Promise and Possibility: Black Feminist Thought as an Innovative, Interdisciplinary, and International Framework

Special Issue Guest Editor: Rachel Alicia Griffin – Southern Illinois University

 

Call for Papers: Topoi–Reasoning, Argumentation, and Critical Thinking Instruction


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 9, 2015 - 6:19am


Call for Papers: Topoi–Reasoning, Argumentation, and Critical Thinking Instruction
Submission Deadline: 30 OCTOBER 2015

Topic: Reasoning, Argumentation, Critical Thinking Instruction (RACT)

Journal: TOPOI (http://www.springer.com/philosophy/journal/11245)

Peer review stage: about 8 weeks

Submission of revised papers: January 2016

Online-first publication expected: April 2016

 

Adaptation, Awards Culture, and the Value of Prestige


Submitted by syntaxfactory on June 9, 2015 - 6:17am


Adaptation, Awards Culture, and the Value of Prestige
full name / name of organization:
EDITED COLLECTION
contact email:
eric.sandberg[at]oulu.fi kenkar[at]bilkent.edu.tr
Adaptation studies has recently grown into a vibrant, wide-ranging field of study. Scholars in literary, media, and cultural studies have used the concepts of adaptation and intertextuality to explore how content negotiates the transition from text to image, image to text, and across media platforms and/or cultures of production and reception.