restricted access   Volume 20, Number 1, Spring 2017

Table of Contents


Public Exclusions: Garrison State Rhetoric and the Domestic Control of Atomic Energy, 1945–46

pp. 1-31

Lion’s Last Roar, Eagle’s First Flight: Eisenhower and the Suez Crisis of 1956

pp. 33-67

“An Open Door”: Responsibility and the Comic Frame in Obama’s Foreign Policy Rhetoric on Iran

pp. 69-108

Building a “Dwelling Place” for Justice: Ethos Reinvention in Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Where Do We Go from Here?”

pp. 109-132

A Battle for Hearts and Minds: Evangelical Capitalism and Pastoral Power in Bruce Barton’s “The Public”

pp. 133-159

Review Essay

Popular Culture and the Evangelical Imagination

pp. 161-175

Book Reviews

Confessions of a Presidential Speechwriter by Craig R. Smith (review)

pp. 177-180

Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class by Ian Haney López (review)

pp. 180-183

Intertextuality and the 24-Hour News Cycle: A Day in the Rhetorical Life of Colin Powell’s U.N. Address by John Oddo (review)

pp. 183-186

Diana and Beyond: White Femininity, National Identity, and Contemporary Media Culture by Raka Shome (review)

pp. 186-189

Kant and the Promise of Rhetoric by Scott Stroud (review)

pp. 190-193