ENG592 201602 Graduate

Term: 
Winter 2017
Course: 
ENG 592
Applies To: 
Graduate
Sections: 
Title: 
History of Rhetoric
Instructors: 

John Gage

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  • Title: Professor
  • Additional Title: Director, Center for Teaching Writing
  • Phone: 541-346-3922
  • Office: 205 PLC
  • Office Hours: Spring term: By appt.
Department Section Description: 

All Students will
• Become familiar with the major theories of rhetoric in the European tradition
• Understand these theories culturally through comparison
• Read primary and secondary sources critically as a basis for writing about issues in the history of rhetoric
Graduate students will
• Become familiar with scholarly controversies in the history of rhetoric
• Conduct research and write an original scholarly essay on a topic of their choice related to the history of rhetoric

Fulfills: