Thomas Sloane

Professor Emeritus

Rhetoric

PhD, Northwestern


Office

  • 7408 Dwinelle Hall

Research Interests

Rhetorical criticism, the history of rhetoric, the English Renaissance, modern literature

The Encyclopedia of Rhetoric, Edited (Oxford University Press, 2001).

Rhetorica Movet: Studies in Historical and Modern Rhetoric in Honour of Heinrich F. Plett, Edited, with Peter L. Oesterreich (Leiden: Brill, 1999).

 

On the Contrary: the Protocol of Traditional Rhetoric (Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, 1997).

 

"Rhetoric and Poetry," "Ethos," and "Pathos," in Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics, ed. Alex Preminger and T. V. F. Brogan (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993).

 

Donne, Milton, and the End of Humanist Rhetoric (Berkeley, University of California Press: 1985).

 

The Rhetoric of Rennaissance Poetry: From Wyatt to Milton, Edited, with Raymond B. Waddington (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1974).

 

"Rhetoric," Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th ed. (Chicago/London, 1974), 15: 798-803.