Declamation, paternity, and Roman identity : authority and the rhetorical self / Erik Gunderson.

This book explores the much maligned and misunderstood genre of declamation. Instead of a bastard rhetoric, declamation should be seen as a venue within which the rhetoric of the legitimate self is constructed. These fictions of the self are uncannily real, and these stagey dramas are in fact rehear...

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Main Author: Gunderson, Erik, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
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