CFP: Oratory and Performance in 19th Century America (7/1/04 & 9/1/04; collection)
Call For Papers: Collection of Essays on Oratory and Performance in 19th
"Performing America: Essays on 19th Century American Oratory"
I am currently soliciting contributions for a collection of essays on
performance in nineteenth-century American oratorical cultures.
Specifically, I am seeking approaches from a variety of disciplines,
including American Studies, Classics, Communications, English, History,
Performance Studies, Rhetoric, or interdisciplinary approaches to the
relation of performance of performativity to theories, practices, or
individuals involved in nineteenth-century American oratory.