Contemporary Rhetorical Theory and Practice
205 001 | CCN: 31245
Instructor: Marianne Constable
Location: Dwinelle 7415
Date / Time: Th 10:00am - 12:59pm
An introduction to the questions around which contemporary rhetorical theory and practice are organized. Through an analysis of materials drawn principally from the 18th century to the present, the course will examine rhetorical inquiry in relation to critique as well as the disciplinary construction of knowledge-domains. The course will attend to rhetoric in relation to a range of fields, including but not limited to philosophy, history, literature, politics, religion, law, science, and the arts.