Criticisms Guide 5

Criticisms Guide 5 - “The Winning of the West” •...

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Rhetorical Criticism Criticism’s Guide Lecture by Erin McClellan What is the most prominent type of text that the criticism focuses on? Traditional Criticism – Lincoln’s address at Copper Union-his speech Dramatistic Criticism – Hitler’s book “Battle,” Matthew Shepherd Murder Narrative Criticism – Public Moral Argument, Theodore Roosevelt-Myth of America in
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Unformatted text preview: “The Winning of the West” • Metaphoric Criticism – Metaphors: light and dark, the sun, heat and cold, cycle of the seasons • Social Movement Criticism – Effective? Criteria and leader-centered • Feminist Criticism – rhetoric of women’s liberation • New Directions Criticism – Discourse of whiteness...
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