ENGL 3120: An Introduction to Rhetorical Theory (3)
Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0
An introductory survey of rhetorical theory, with an emphasis on theories of political and civic discourse. Intensive study of classical and contemporary rhetoric, with some attention to theory from other historical periods. Works from the traditional canon of Western rhetoric and works that represent alternative Western traditions will be studied. Pre-requisite: ENGL 2050, ENGL 2230 and one ENGL 2100-level literature course, all with a grade of B or better.