Engl 588: Writing Theory
This course examines theories of rhetoric and composing as they
conflict and converge to form our prevailing theories of writing.
Following a brief survey of rhetorical theory, ancient to modern, the
course focuses on contemporary theories of composing written discourse.
- One of the following: Engl 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, or 299.
- Seminar: Seminar for Engl 588
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