ISHR Twenty-First Biennial Conference

London, UK, 26-29 July 2017

The Twenty-First Biennial Conference of the International Society for the
History of Rhetoric (ISHR) will be held at Queen Mary, University of London,
from Wednesday 26 to Saturday 29 July, 2017.

The special theme of the conference will be
‘The Spaces of Rhetoric’. Members pay reduced conference fees!

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International Studies in the History of Rhetoric

Peer-reviewed scholarly monographs in the history of rhetoric in its broadest sense.


The journal publishes articles, book reviews, and bibliographies that examine the theory and practice of rhetoric in all periods and languages.

Fellowships and Awards

The ISHR Book Award
The Rhetorica Award for Best Article
Annual Research Fellowships

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ISHR - Call for Panels at the 2018 Rhetoric Society of America Conference - May 31 to June 3, 2018

RSA has offered ISHR the opportunity to offer two panels on the history of rhetoric at the RSA conference. The conference will be held in Minneapolis, MN from 31 May to 3 June. If you would like to propose a panel, please provide the following information and return it to by 18 October:

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