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Required Texts Rhetorical Criticism

Online course documents and readings posted on Blackboard. You are responsible for downloading and reading each text before the class session it is due, and bring a copy for discussion (printed or electronic).

Alexander, Jonathan, and Jacqueline Rhodes. “Queer Rhetoric and the Pleasures of the Archive.” Enculturation. Jan. 16, 2012. Webtext. http://enculturation.net/files/QueerRhetoric/queerarchive/Home.html

Barnard, Ian. “Rhetorical Common Sense and Child Molester Panic – A Queer Intervention.Rhetoric Society Quarterly. 47.1 (Spring 2017) 3-25

Berlin, James. “Social-Epistemic Rhetoric.” excerpt from: “Rhetoric and Ideology in the Writing Class.” College English. 50:5 (Sept. 1988). 477-494.

Burke, Kenneth. “Terministic Screens.” Language as Symbolic Action. Berkley: UC Press, 1966. 44-62.

Calafell, Bernadette M. “Rhetorics of Possibility: Challenging the Textual Bias of Rhetoric through the Theory of the Flesh.” Rhetorica in Motion: Feminist Rhetorical Methods & Methodologies. Eds. Eileen E. Schell and K.J. Rawson. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010. 104-117

Dolmage, Jay, and Cynthia Lewiecki-Wilson. “Refiguring Rhetorica: Linking Feminist Rhetoricand Disability Studies.” Rhetorica in Motion: Feminist Rhetorical Methods & Methodologies. Eds. Eileen E. Schell and K.J. Rawson. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2010. 23-38.

Duffy, Margaret E. “Web of Hate: a Fantasy Theme Analysis of the Rhetorical Vision of Hate Groups Online.” Journal of Communication Inquiry. 27 (2003). 291-312

Edbauer, Jenny. “Unframing Models of Public Distribution: From Rhetorical Situation to Rhetorical Ecologies.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly. 35:4 (Fall 2005), 5-24.

Hart, Roderick P. and Suzanne Daughton. “Ideological Criticism.” Modern Rhetorical Criticism. Third Edition. Boston: Pearson Education, 2005. 309-334.

King, Andrew. “Pentadic Criticism: The Wheels of Creation.” Rhetorical Criticism: Perspectives in Action. Ed. Jim A. Kuypers. Plymouth, UK: Lexington Books, 2009. 165-179

Klumpp, James F. and Thomas A. Hollihan. “Rhetorical Criticism as Moral Action.” The Routledge Reader in Rhetorical Criticism. Eds. Brian L. Ott and Greg Dickinson. New York: Routledge, 2013. 94-105.

Kuypers, Jim A. “Rhetorical Criticism As Art.”  Rhetorical Criticism: Perspectives in Action. Ed. Jim A. Kuypers. Plymouth, UK: Lexington Books, 2009. 13-28

Lee, Ronald. “Ideographic Criticism.” Rhetorical Criticism: Perspectives in Action. Ed. Jim A. Kuypers. Plymouth, UK: Lexington Books, 2009. 285-319

Nudd, Donna M and Kristina L. Whalen. “Feminist Analysis.” Rhetorical Criticism: Perspectives in Action. Ed. Jim A. Kuypers. Plymouth, UK: Lexington Books, 2009. 257-284.

Ollman, Bertell. “What is Marxism? A Bird’s-Eye View.” Dialectical Marxism: The Writings of Bertell Ollman. NYU.edu. https://www.nyu.edu/projects/ollman/docs/what_is_marxism.php

Ramos, Santos F. “Building a Culture of Solidatiry: Racial Discourse, Black Lives Matter, and Indigenous Social Justice.” Enculturation, April 20, 2016. Webtext. http://enculturation.net/building-a-culture-of-solidarity

Rowland, Robert. “The Narrative Perspective.” Rhetorical Criticism: Perspectives in Action. Ed. Jim A. Kuypers. Plymouth, UK: Lexington Books, 2009. 117-142.

Williams, Raymond. selections from Marxism and Literature. New York: Oxford University Press, 1977.