Exploring American political discourse: from classical rhetoric to conceptual metaphor theory

Starting date
October 1, 2011
Duration (months)
36
Departments
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Managers or local contacts
Degani Marta
Keyword
American political discourse, speech-making, rhetoric, metaphor

The project aims at exploring American political discourse with a focus on the art and practice of speech-making as it evolved during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Importo previsto relativo alle missioni: euro 2400

Project participants

Marta Degani
Associate Professor
Research areas involved in the project
Lingua e linguistica inglese
English Discourse Analysis and Text Linguistics
Semantics

Activities

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