Uncommon Tongues

Uncommon Tongues

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Uncommon Tongues explores the tension between the political value of eloquence and its classical definition in sixteenth-century English literature, locating eccentricity and unfamiliarity at the heart of pedagogical, rhetorical, and literary culture.Albert J. Schmidt, a€œThomas Wilson and the Tudor Commonwealth: An Essay in Civic Humanism, a€ Huntington Library Quarterly ... These topics, however, differ from Aristotlea#39;s in that they serve a primarily conservative function: they are textualanbsp;...

Title:Uncommon Tongues
Author:Catherine Nicholson
Publisher:University of Pennsylvania Press - 2013-11-20


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