Persuasion is the one novel that I was not really anticipating to read from Jane Austen.
The book is about a young woman Anne Elliot who had broken off an engagement to a poor officer. 368 more words
In this past week’s video essay I argue that rhetoric–the art of persuasion–is at play in basically all our speech, from one’s polite “good morning” to one’s extended argument against a political issue. 117 more words