Beginning July 22, 2012 you will find here posts moderated by Dr. Jim Tallmon and Mr. Isaiah McPeak in which those interested will discuss the following chapter/essays from Language is Sermonic, according to the timetable below, as a way of observing the 50th anniversary of Weaver’s landmark lecture.
July 22 First blog post
July 26 Kickoff event: A Public Reading of Weaver’s “Language is Sermonic” (streamed live at www.phc.edu )
- Blog posts/discussions will follow according to this schedule:
July 29 “The Power of the Word”
Aug 5 “To Write the Truth”
Aug 12 “The Cultural Role of Rhetoric”; “The Phaedrus and the Nature of Rhetoric”
Aug 19 “Ultimate Terms in Contemporary Rhetoric”
Aug 26 Wrap-up: Return to “Language is Sermonic”
- What have we learned?
- Where do we go from here?