The Department of Classics

Persuasion, Power, and Production in Early Greek Tragedy

Date: October 17, 2012
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: 132 LHH

 

 

From the GVSU School of Communications:
 
The Birth of the Spectacle: Persuasion, Power, and Production in Early Greek Tragedy
 
The 2012 James W. Carey Memorial Lecture
 
Professor Nathan Crick
Associate Professor of Rhetoric at Louisiana State University 
 
Wednesday October 17, 2012
6:30-8:00 LHH 132
 
Professor Crick explores the complex intersections between art, science, rhetoric, and democracy.  His focus is on the theory and practices of the Greek Sophists and the American Pragmatists. Professor Crick is author of Rhetorical Public Speaking (Allyn & Bacon, 2010)  and Democracy & Rhetoric: John Dewey on the Arts of Becoming (University of South Carolina Press, 2010).