Orality and literacy : the technologizing of the word

  title={Orality and literacy : the technologizing of the word},
  author={Walter J. Ong},
  journal={Comparative Literature},
  • W. Ong
  • Published 1982
  • History
  • Comparative Literature
John Hartley: Before Ongism: "To become what we want to be, we have to decide what we were" Orality & Literacy: The Technologization Of The Word Introduction Part 1: The orality of language 1. The literate mind and the oral past 2. Did you say 'oral literature'? Part 2: The modern discovery of primary oral cultures 1. Early awareness of oral tradition 2. The Homeric question 3. Milman Parry's discovery 4. Consequent and related work Part 3: Some psychodynamics of orality 1. Sounded word as… Expand
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