restricted access   Volume 17, Number 2, Summer 2014

Table of Contents


William Faulkner’s “Speech Accepting the Nobel Prize in Literature”: A Language for Ameliorating Atomic Anxiety

pp. 199-226

Industrial Apocalyptic: Neoliberalism, Coal, and the Burlesque Frame

pp. 227-253

“We Shall Fight”: A Rhetorical Analysis of Churchill’s Famous Speech

pp. 255-286

Toward Robust Public Engagement: The Value of Deliberative Discourse for Civil Communication

pp. 287-322

The Atheistic Voice

pp. 323-347

Book Reviews

Stumping God: Reagan, Carter, and the Invention of a Political Faith by Andrew P. Hogue (review)

pp. 349-352

The Rhetorical Surface of Democracy: How Deliberative Ideals Undermine Democratic Politics by Scott Welsh (review)

pp. 352-355

Rhetorical Citizenship and Public Participation Edited by Christian Kock and Lisa S. Villadsen (review)

pp. 355-358

Distant Publics: Development Rhetoric and the Subject of Crisis by Jenny Rice (review)

pp. 358-361

Democracy and Rhetoric: John Dewey on the Arts of Becoming by Nathan Crick (review)

pp. 361-363

Border Rhetorics: Citizenship and Identity on the US-Mexico Frontier Edited by D. Robert DeChaine (review)

pp. 363-367

The Haymarket Conspiracy: Transatlantic Anarchist Networks by Timothy Messer-Kruse (review)

pp. 367-371

Cruel Optimism by Lauren Berlant (review)

pp. 371-374

Lacan in Public: Psychoanalysis and the Science of Rhetoric by Christian Lundberg (review)

pp. 374-378