WRC 3354 – Readings in Rhetorical Criticism

Designed for students who are interested in argumentation/persuasion, critical theory, and/or cultural studies. Students will be introduced to various schools of rhetorical criticism/methodology(such as feminist, ideological, pentadic, and narrative based approaches) and will read a variety of rhetorical scholars (such as Bakhtin, Richards, Burke, Foucault, and Gates). Prerequisites: FYS 1004, 1104 and WRC 2354 or any 2000-level WRC course or permission of instructor. IV; V