ERIC Number: EJ376018
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Gothic Voice in Eighteenth-Century Oratory.
Browne, Stephen H.
Communication Quarterly, v36 n3 p227-36 Sum 1988
Cites evidence of Gothic strains in eighteenth-century rhetorical practice. Uses a narrative account by Edmund Burke to illustrate representative Gothic themes, images, and strategies. Judges the Gothic voice to be significant as an instance of the ways in which general aesthetic sensibilities are deployed for rhetorical ends. (MS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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