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History of Rhetoric, Weeks 8-12: Cicero, Quintilian, and the Roman tradition

As we move from ancient Greece to Rome, we see a number of shifts in how rhetoric is talked about and taught. While ancient Athenian rhetoric’s value was debated for its ability to have citizens participate in civic life, Roman rhetoric was oriented more towards the administration of the empire. 760 more words

Fall 2016

History of Rhetoric, Week 4: Plato's "Phaedrus"

Hello! It has been quite a while since I last updated, so I have a major backlog of rhetorical history to catch up on and blog about. 880 more words

Fall 2016