“Rhetoric’s Other: Levinas, Listening, and the Ethical Response” by Lisbeth Lipari sonic annotations.

In Lipari’s article, she argues that audiences have favored speaking over listening. I am reminded of Donald Trump and his speeches in that his verbiage and overall tone seem to trump (no pun intended) his actual meaning or, often, logic, in favor of being loud and threatening.

 

 

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