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By Carolyn Calloway-Thomas,John Louis Lucaites

ISBN-10: 081735283X

ISBN-13: 9780817352837

The 9 essays during this quantity supply severe stories of the diversity of King’s public discourse as varieties of sermonic rhetoric. They concentrate on 5 diversified and relative brief examples from King’s physique of labor: “Death of Evil at the Seashore,” “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” “I Have a Dream,” “A Time to wreck Silence,” and “I’ve Been to the Mountaintop.”


Taken jointly, those 5 works span either the length of King’s profession as a public recommend but additionally signify the huge scope of his efforts to craft and undertaking a persuasive imaginative and prescient a cherished group that persists via time.

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