ERIC Number: EJ276008
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
Portraits in Praise of a People: A Rhetorical Analysis of Norman Rockwell's Icons in Franklin D. Roosevelt's "Four Freedoms" Campaign.
Olson, Lester C.
Quarterly Journal of Speech, v69 n1 p15-24 Feb 1983
Examines Rockwell's "Four Freedoms" posters and considers the historical circumstances during which they were mass-distributed. Observes how these paintings that praised the political and religious values of Americans were used to educate the people about the necessity of participation in World War II. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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