Unveiling Esther as a Pragmatic Radical Rhetoric

  title={Unveiling Esther as a Pragmatic Radical Rhetoric},
  author={Susan Zaeske},
  journal={Philosophy \& Rhetoric},
  pages={193 - 220}
  • Susan Zaeske
  • Published 1 August 2000
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy & Rhetoric
L'A. considere le Livre d'Esther comme un manuel rhetorique de l'exil et de la prise de pouvoir qui, pendant des millenaires, a faconne le discours des peuples marginalises tels que les Juifs, les femmes, les Afro-Americains et les lesbiennes. Dans cet essai, il souligne les risques que court le locuteur lorsqu'il est entraine par l'acte de parler, specialement quand son interlocuteur a tous les pouvoirs, et montre, a travers le recit de la Reine Esther, que l'usage d'une rhetorique indirecte… 

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