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Contest: Rhetoric and Thomas Jefferson


Submitted by syntaxfactory on May 31, 2011 - 10:00pm


The Blogora announces its first ever contest.

 

Call for Entries


Submitted by syntaxfactory on March 8, 2011 - 11:28pm


If you know a new book of note (e. g. if you wrote a book of note) in rhetoric, consider adding it to the CompPile database. See instructions from Haswell below. -- David

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If you know of a newish book (2008-2011) and you suspect it might not be included in CompPile, take a few minutes to add it.
The submit page is There is also a submit button on CP’s homepage Just remember to check first to see if CP actually doesn’t have it. Duplicating records is a waste of time.

 

New Book Series: Communication and Social Justice


Submitted by syntaxfactory on January 28, 2011 - 6:45pm


Communication and Social Justice: Call For Book Manuscripts

 

Logicomix


Submitted by syntaxfactory on July 13, 2010 - 8:38am


This morning, I took a break from thinking about essential things, filled the tub, and read Logicomix, http://www.logicomix.com/en/, by a team of artists: http://www.logicomix.com/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&l...

 

Everything Old is New Again


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 19, 2010 - 8:14am


...or is it?

The Epigraph from Medhurst's essay in the recently published Handbook of Rhetoric and Public Address:

[I]f modern methods of study are to be applied to the art, the science, or the philosophy of public address, something like a connected narrative of its beginning and growth, its decadences and revivals is necessary.
Lorenzo Sears, The History of Oratory (1895)

See also: Josh Gunn's recent search for roots (for "a connected narrative of its beginning and growth, its decadences and revivals") for critical communication studies on www.joshiejuice.com/blog

 

Books: Derrida, Jacques. The Beast and the Sovereign. Vol. 1. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2009.


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 4, 2010 - 9:25am


from PHILOSOPHY'S OTHER: THEORY ON THE WEB: *CFP*: "*Rhetoric* and the *...* by Richard L. W. Clarke
Derrida, Jacques. The Beast and the Sovereign. Vol. 1. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2009.

 

Books: Derrida Seminar Translation Project


Submitted by syntaxfactory on April 4, 2010 - 9:13am


Derrida Seminar Translation Project (University of Chicago Press).
from PHILOSOPHY'S OTHER: THEORY ON THE WEB: *CFP*: "*Rhetoric* and the *...* by Richard L. W. Clarke

 

Book: The Shield of Achilles


Submitted by syntaxfactory on March 31, 2010 - 6:34am


Another from Spinuzzi http://spinuzzi.blogspot.com/

Reading :: The Shield of Achilles
from Spinuzzi by Clay Spinuzzi
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The Shield of Achilles: War, Peace, and the Course of History
By Phillip Bobbitt

 

Book: Traditions of Writing Research


Submitted by syntaxfactory on March 31, 2010 - 6:29am


Clay Spinuzzi does great book reviews at:
http://spinuzzi.blogspot.com/

Reading :: Traditions of Writing Research
reposted from Spinuzzi by Clay Spinuzzi
Traditions of Writing Research
Edited by Charles Bazerman, Robert Krut, Karen Lunsford, Susan McLeod, Suzie Null, Paul Rogers, and Amanda Stansell