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Gender and rhetorical space in American life, 1866-1910

Author: Nan Johnson
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2002.
Series: Studies in rhetorics and feminisms.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nan Johnson demonstrates that after the Civil War, nonacademic or ""parlour"" traditions of rhetorical performance helped to sustain the icon of the white middle-class woman as queen of her domestic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Johnson, Nan, 1951-
Gender and rhetorical space in American life, 1866-1910.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606765462
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nan Johnson
ISBN: 0809324261 9780809324262
OCLC Number: 46858393
Description: 220 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Feminist Analysis of Rhetoric as a Cultural Site --
Parlor Rhetoric and the Performance of Gender --
Reigning in the Court of Silence: Women and Rhetorical Space --
"Dear Millie": Letter Writing and Gender in Postbellum America --
Noble Maids Have Come to Town --
Noble Maids and Eloquent Mothers, Off the Map.
Series Title: Studies in rhetorics and feminisms.
Responsibility: Nan Johnson.
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