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Series Announcement: Studies in New Media


Submitted by syntaxfactory on November 20, 2012 - 3:57pm


Lexington Books, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield
Introduces
STUDIES IN NEW MEDIA
Series Editor: John Allen Hendricks

 

Book: Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture


Submitted by syntaxfactory on November 20, 2012 - 3:53pm


Well Met
Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture
by Rachel Lee Rubin

 

The Insistent Call: Rhetorical Moments in Black Anticolonialism, 1929-1937


Submitted by syntaxfactory on November 16, 2012 - 2:55pm


BOOK ALERT from the UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS PRESS
The Insistent Call: Rhetorical Moments in Black Anticolonialism, 1929-1937
Aric Putnam

 

Book: Critical Conversations About Plagiarism


Submitted by syntaxfactory on November 14, 2012 - 9:39pm


Announcing: the recent publication of Critical Conversations About Plagiarism, the second book in the Lenses on Composition Studies series by Parlor Press.

 

New Book: The Rhetoric of Food


Submitted by syntaxfactory on September 21, 2012 - 8:41am


On behalf of Co-Editor, Joshua Frye (SUNY,
Oneonta), I am pleased to announce the
summer 2012 publication of The Rhetoric of Food.
The Rhetoric of Food: Discourse, Materiality, and Power
Edited by Joshua J. Frye and Michael S. Bruner
New York and London: Routledge, 2012
xiv + 284 pp.

 

New Books from WAC


Submitted by syntaxfactory on August 28, 2012 - 1:58pm


The edited collection, Writing Programs Worldwide: Profiles of Academic Writing in Many Places, is available on the Clearinghouse at http://wac.colostate.edu/books/wpww and at Parlor Press at http://www.parlorpress.com/wpww/ (for those of you who would like to purchase a print copy). The collection is edited by Chris Thaiss, Gerd Bräuer, Paula Carlino, Lisa Ganobcsik-Williams, and Aparna Sinha.

 

New Book: Border Rhetorics: Citizenship and Identity on the US-Mexico Frontier


Submitted by syntaxfactory on August 21, 2012 - 1:40pm


D. Robert DeChaine, ddechai@calstatela.edu

Hot Off the Presses:

Border Rhetorics: Citizenship and Identity on the US-Mexico Frontier
Edited by D. Robert DeChaine
University of Alabama Press

Border Rhetorics is a collection of essays that undertakes a wide-ranging examination of the US-Mexico Border as it functions in the rhetorical production of civic unity in the United States.

 

New Book: Visualizing Atrocity


Submitted by syntaxfactory on August 21, 2012 - 1:03pm


Visualizing Atrocity
Arendt, Evil, and the Optics of Thoughtlessness
Valerie Hartouni

205 p., 15 illus. | $23.00 Paper
“A beautifully written and brilliantly argued intervention into the project of intellectual history that breaks new ground in its complex reframing of the key questions of morality and justice in our times.”
—Marita Sturken, New York University

 

Guns, Grenades and Grunts


Submitted by syntaxfactory on August 21, 2012 - 1:01pm


Gerald Voorhees, dr.g.voorhees@gmail.com

I'm pleased to announce the publication of a book I helped edit. Please encourage your library to obtain a copy.