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Malexandertalet: ett tal - två situationer
RetorikMagasinet (2000)
  • Matilda Arvidsson, Lund University
Abstract

In this article the court speech delivered by the "Malexander widow", Anneli Ljungberg, is analysed in terms of Lloyd Bitzers "rhetorical situation" and found to work within two different and simultaneous rhetorical situations. Thus, the article shows how a court speech might break with rhetorical conventions of one rhetorical situation because of the conventions governing the other and simultaneously ongoing rhetorical situation.

Keywords
  • Lloyd Bitzer,
  • rhetorical situation,
  • Roderick P. Hart,
  • Malexander,
  • rhetorical conventions
Publication Date
2000
Citation Information
Matilda Arvidsson. "Malexandertalet: ett tal - två situationer" RetorikMagasinet Vol. 2 Iss. 6 (2000)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/matilda_arvidsson/7/