The rhetoric of good and evil

Have you noticed how the word "evil" has become a common reference in political discussions across the country? It doesn't matter which side is talking, the far right or the far left. It's not just your…

Democrats hail Biden for calling Trump

(The Hill) - Democrats have been waiting a year for President Joe Biden to challenge former President Donald Trump for his claims about the 2020 presidential election and identify the role Trump played in getting his supporters to…

Civil discourse in an uncivil era

On November 3, the English Language and Literature Department hosted the 2021 Dorothy Black Lecture: Civil discourse in an uncivil era / Uncivil and sick in America.The presentation explored the power of social media to…

Poetic rhetoric | Signpost

Tacey Atsitty, recipient of several awards including the Truman Capote Creative Writing Fellowship, the Carson-Browning Poetry Prize and the Morning Star Creative Writing Award, spoke at the International Poetry Night on November 17.…