Why Rhetorical Criticism

The following is my seven part post about why I am a rhetorical critic.  You can either start with Part I and link through all of them, or you can link to them separately as you like.

Part I: Origins and Audience

Part II: Integrity and Genre of Texts

Part III: The Shortcomings of Literary Criticism

Part IV: Audience Oriented Criticism

Part V: Orality in the Greco-Roman World

Part VI: Greco-Roman Education

Part VII: Rhetoric as a Tool