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Call for Papers: Discipline of Rhetoric at Renaissance Society of America, Chicago 2017

Dear Friends and Colleagues:

Call for Papers


Discipline of Rhetoric

Renaissance Society of America

Chicago, 30 March-1 April 2017


The Discipline of Rhetoric invites papers and panels for its sessions at the annual meeting. We may submit up to five guaranteed panels. We invite papers and panels on any subject appropriate to our discipline and especially welcome those that address the following:


            •the works of Petrus Ramus

            •educational practice and reform

Economics Communication & Society - Survey for a new National Communication Association Division

In support of our efforts to propose a new National Communication Association division called "Economics, Communication, and Society" (ECS), the ECS planning committee invites you to participate in the following 

Progymnasmata Panel ISHR London 2017

Call for papers have just been sent out for the International Society for the History of Rhetoric in London 26-29 July 2017. At the conference in Tübingen 2015 I participated in a well-attended panel on the progymnasmata. I would like to propose a similar panel for the London conference 2017. Topics could vary from individual exercises or editions of the progymnasmata to more theoretical contributions to the theory behind the series.  Deadline for submission of proposals is May 8, 2016.