- Modern Dogma and The Rhetoric of Assent. Gregg, Richard B. // Philosophy & Rhetoric;Fall1975, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p250
Reviews the book "Modern Dogma and the Rhetoric of Assent," by Wayne C. Booth.
- In Memoriam. None // Christianity & Literature;Autumn2005, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p153
Presents the obituaries for two notable people. Father J. Robert Barth and Professor Wayne C. Booth were two esteemed members of the Editorial Advisory Board for Christianity and Literature.
- White vs. Thompson. Bessie, Simon Michael // Columbia Journalism Review;Mar/Apr1974, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p55
A letter to the editor is presented in response to Wayne C. Booth's review in the November/December 1973 issue.
- White vs. Thompson. Booth, Wayne C. // Columbia Journalism Review;Mar/Apr1974, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p55
A response by Wayne C. Booth to a letter to the editor about his review in the November/December 1973 issue is presented.
- Performing Your Selves. // Communication Currents;Feb2012, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p2
The article presents a brief profile of Wayne Booth, a scholar and teacher of English Literature and Language at the University of Chicago.
- Reconsidering Unreliability: Fallible and Untrustworthy Narrators. Olson, Greta // Narrative;Jan2003, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p93
Discusses the functioning of untrustworthy and fallible narrators within fictional texts and how readers respond to such kinds of narration. Review of writer Wayne Booth's introduction of the term unreliable narrator by the author; Interpretation of Booth's definition of unreliability by writer...
- The Art of Being Persuaded: Wayne Booth's Mutual Inquiry and the Trust to Listen. Baker, Marsha Lee; Dieter, Eric; Dobbins, Zachary // Composition Studies;Spring2014, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p13
This article examines Wayne C. Booth's legacy as a teacher and scholar through the concept of rhetoric as mutual inquiry that he develops from Modern Dogma and the Rhetoric of Assent (1974) through The Rhetoric of Rhetoric (2004). Booth's work connects the political and pedagogical in pragmatic...
- The Implied Author: A Secular Excommunication. Herman, Luc; Vervaeck, Bart // Style;Spring2011, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p11
This essay argues that the implied author (IA) is a construction by a reader who is seeking a god-like form of legitimation for his or her interpretation. Pan one develops the analogy between the IA and God by zooming in on the work of Wayne Booth. Part two is more down to earth. A critical...
- Six Ways Not to Save the Implied Author. Kindt, Tom; Müller, Hans-Harald // Style;Spring2011, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p67
Our paper addresses six dominant ways to understand Wayne C. Booth's concept of the implied author. Consecutively, we discuss and refuse the proposals that the concept should be taken as denoting either an aid to the description of empirical reception processes, a participant of communication,...