• Classical Rhetoric

    200 | 001 | CCN: 31354

    Instructor: James Porter

    Location: Testing location

    4 Units



    Location: Dwinelle 7415

    An introduction to the questions around which classical rhetorical theory and practice are organized. Through analysis of materials drawn principally from the Ancient Greek and Roman periods, possibly including later revivals of classical rhetoric, the course will examine the formation of rhetoric in the West as an intellectual stance from which to practice a range of related fields, including but not limited to philosophy, history, literature, politics, religion, law, science, and the arts.