This course examines rhetorical effects in language in a variety of contexts. It offers a comprehensive examination of the history of rhetoric, how words are used to talk about other words, questions about truth, and the connections between persuasion and power. The goal of the course is to explore a rhetorical understanding of language and other communicative practices in context. 08-01-2020-01-04-2020 Lecture Wednesday 01:30PM - 04:30PM, SDU Main Bldg, Room 335