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New review of Activism and Rhetoric

Featured in the June 2011 issue of Rhetoric Review

Omar Swartz (2011): Activism and Rhetoric: Theories and Contexts for Political Engagement,
Seth Kahn and JongHwa Lee, eds., Rhetoric Review, 30:3, 324-326

This inspiring book on “activist rhetoric” was a long time in the making.
Originally conceptualized by the editors in 2003, it went though several iterations
before finding a publisher. The editors’ perseverance, however, has paid off and
readers now benefit from a range of voices of citizen/scholars of rhetoric who
share with readers exciting stories about their nontraditional roles. 

Read the entire review here
 

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