"Always Keep Watching for Terms": Visits with Kenneth Burke, 1989-90

Cahill, William
March 2011
KB Journal;Spring2011, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p2
Academic Journal
The interview provides a look at Burke in his twilight years as well as something of the sound of his eloquent but halting talk in that period. Burke's ideas in the transcriptions offer insights about his method and philosophy that could prove helpful to scholars but would also make a useful introduction to Burke as a philosopher of language. They also tell the story of humorous profound American thinker still vigorous in a green old age.


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