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By Deborah F. Atwater

African American Women's Rhetoric: the quest for Dignity, Personhood, and Honor bargains with the rhetoric of African American ladies from enslavement to present occasions, studying slave narratives and modern print, track, and different media surrounding the lives of African American ladies. overlaying various particular ladies and their rhetoric in the context of a ancient interval, the e-book presents significant topics and strategic and social matters of African American ladies and their setting. It frames, in a few, situations, the rhetoric of latest ladies in politics and different fields of prominence_including Condoleeza Rice and Barbara Lee, between others. Deborah F. Atwater explores how African girls this present day who have interaction in speech within the public sphere come from a ancient line of energetic girls who've been outspoken in politics, schooling, enterprise, and numerous social contexts; heretofore, those girls haven't been studied in a finished demeanour. particularly, how do those African American girls speak about themselves, and_more importantly_how do they signify who they're in quite a few groups? How do those girls convince their varied audiences to worth what they are saying and who they are?African American Women's Rhetoric should be a useful contribution to upper-division undergraduate and graduate classes in Rhetoric, African American Rhetoric, historical past, and Women's Studies.

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