The Humblest May Stand Forth: Rhetoric, Empowerment, and Abolition

The Humblest May Stand Forth: Rhetoric, Empowerment, and Abolition

by Jacqueline Bacon
     
 

ISBN-10: 1570034346

ISBN-13: 9781570034343

Pub. Date: 04/01/2002

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570034343
Publisher:
University of South Carolina Press
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Series:
Studies in Rhetoric/Communication Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Prefaceix
Abbreviationsxi
Acknowledgmentsxiii
1.Slavery and Silence, Freedom and Rhetoric1
2.Recovering the Voices of Marginalized Abolitionists15
3.Too Long Have Others Spoken for Us: The Antislavery Rhetoric of African American Men51
4.If I Was a Man, How I Would Lecture! White Women Rhetors in the Abolition Movement109
5.What If I Am a Woman? The Rhetoric of African American Female Abolitionists165
6.Rhetoric and Empowerment: The Marginalized Abolitionists and Beyond220
Notes237
Bibliography257
Index277

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