Saturday, December 18, 2010

January 29: Women and Rhetoric

Women and Rhetoric:

A Roundtable Discussion

Saturday, 29 January 2011

9:30 a.m. to 12 noon


Sappho’s Garden

Susan Jarratt

Professor, Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine

Rhetoric, Writing, and Radical Feminism in the Late 1960s

Jacqueline Rhodes

Professor, English, CSU-San Bernardino

The Difference Between a Hockey Mom and a Pit Bull:

Sarah Palin’s Rhetorical Performance at the 2008 Republican Convention

Amy L. Heyse

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies, CSU-Long Beach

Katie L. Gibson

Assistant Professor, Communication Studies, CSU-Long Beach


Program begins at 10am; the seminar reception table opens at 9:30ish. At the end of the program at noon, we meet on the patio for lunch together. You may bring your own lunch, or purchase a sandwich lunch at reception (limited supply). There is no pre-registration, and the program is free to all in attendance.