CFP: [Rhetoric-Composition] Classical Rhetoric in Modern Contexts, RMMLA - October 2008
This call is for a panel at the 2008 Convention of the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association
to be held this year in Reno, Nevada on October 9-11. Deadline for proposals is June 1, 2008. For
more information, please e-mail William McCarthy at mccarthy_at_cua.edu.
While almost any treatment of the panel's theme ("Classical Rhetoric in Modern Context") is open to
consideration, particularly welcome are discussions/analyses of the manner in which classical
rhetorical devices manifest themselves in a variety of modern contexts, to include primarily -- but
not exclusively -- literature and film.
Please submit a brief proposal of 100-200 words (for a paper ca. 15 minutes in length) to panel
chair William McCarthy at mccarthy_at_cua.edu. Attachments may be in Rich Text, Word, or PDF
format. Please include your name, professional affiliation, and contact information in the body of
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