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The Resource Martin Luther King Jr., editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University, Montgomery

Martin Luther King Jr., editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University, Montgomery

Label
Martin Luther King Jr.
Title
Martin Luther King Jr.
Statement of responsibility
editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University, Montgomery
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines both the speeches and writings of Martin Luther King, Jr., highlighting a variety of interpretive approaches, including rhetorical analysis, close reading, and explorations setting Kings work in social, cultural, historical, and political contexts. Critical analyses offer an overview of important previous work on Kings writings and speeches while also making new contributions to the study of his written and spoken works. Race, class, and gender are closely examined, along with a discussion of the skill of Kings writing
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DON
Dewey number
323.092
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.K5
LC item number
M37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Evans, Robert C.
Series statement
Critical insights
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • King, Martin Luther
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • American literature
  • Civil rights in literature
  • English language
  • King, Martin Luther
  • Oratory
  • Language and languages
  • English language
  • United States
  • African American civil rights workers
  • American literature
  • Civil rights in literature
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Label
Martin Luther King Jr., editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University, Montgomery
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About this volume / Robert C. Evans -- On Martin Luther King: an interview / Keith D. Miller -- Biography of Martin Luther King Jr. / Simran Kumari -- Marching, singing, and road imagery in Martin Luther King's involvement in the Civil Rights Movement / Raymond Blanton -- The traits and impact of Martin Luther King's speeches and sermons: a review of reactions / Robert C. Evans -- Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech: a pluralist analysis / Jordan Bailey -- Contraries and progression in Martin Luther King / Nicolas Tredell -- Martin Luther King: the uses of intertextuality / Nicolas Tredell -- Balanced thinking and balanced phrasing in Martin Luther King's "Facing the Challenge" speech / Robert C. Evans -- How Samuel Smith and a parade of anthem lovers created the conclusion of "I Have a Dream": Martin Luther King's refusal to extemporize / Keith D. Miller and Colleen Wilkowski -- Precursors to Martin Luther King's 1963 "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial / Wolfgang Mieder -- The use of proverbs in Martin Luther King's 1963 "I have a dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial / Wolfgang Mieder -- "The Samaritan Way" in Martin Luther King's final public address / Raymond Blanton -- Martin Luther King and whiteness: reconsidering "care for the other" rhetoric / Kristine Warrenburg Rome -- Poems inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.: a series of close readings / Robert C. Evans -- Critical reactions to Abby Mann's televised miniseries on Martin Luther King Jr. / Sam Dunton -- Martin Luther King's A Testament of Hope: a survey of critical reactions / Bryan Warren -- Martin Luther King: an interview with Charles Johnson / Marshall D. Buford -- Martin Luther King: interviews with people who personally heard him speak / Donna Yvette Smith
Control code
1077366326
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxviii, 272 pages
Isbn
9781642650303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1077366326
Label
Martin Luther King Jr., editor, Robert C. Evans, Auburn University, Montgomery
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
About this volume / Robert C. Evans -- On Martin Luther King: an interview / Keith D. Miller -- Biography of Martin Luther King Jr. / Simran Kumari -- Marching, singing, and road imagery in Martin Luther King's involvement in the Civil Rights Movement / Raymond Blanton -- The traits and impact of Martin Luther King's speeches and sermons: a review of reactions / Robert C. Evans -- Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech: a pluralist analysis / Jordan Bailey -- Contraries and progression in Martin Luther King / Nicolas Tredell -- Martin Luther King: the uses of intertextuality / Nicolas Tredell -- Balanced thinking and balanced phrasing in Martin Luther King's "Facing the Challenge" speech / Robert C. Evans -- How Samuel Smith and a parade of anthem lovers created the conclusion of "I Have a Dream": Martin Luther King's refusal to extemporize / Keith D. Miller and Colleen Wilkowski -- Precursors to Martin Luther King's 1963 "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial / Wolfgang Mieder -- The use of proverbs in Martin Luther King's 1963 "I have a dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial / Wolfgang Mieder -- "The Samaritan Way" in Martin Luther King's final public address / Raymond Blanton -- Martin Luther King and whiteness: reconsidering "care for the other" rhetoric / Kristine Warrenburg Rome -- Poems inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.: a series of close readings / Robert C. Evans -- Critical reactions to Abby Mann's televised miniseries on Martin Luther King Jr. / Sam Dunton -- Martin Luther King's A Testament of Hope: a survey of critical reactions / Bryan Warren -- Martin Luther King: an interview with Charles Johnson / Marshall D. Buford -- Martin Luther King: interviews with people who personally heard him speak / Donna Yvette Smith
Control code
1077366326
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxviii, 272 pages
Isbn
9781642650303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1077366326

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