Title page for ETD etd-05082006-115938


Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Grubb, Daniel Jason
URN etd-05082006-115938
Title The Rhetoric and Role of Hunter S. Thompson
Degree Master of Arts
Department English
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
Colaianne, Anthony J. Committee Chair
Dubinsky, James M. Committee Member
Heilker, Paul V. Committee Member
Keywords
  • hunter thompson
  • hunter s thompson
  • gonzo
  • new journalism
Date of Defense 2006-04-14
Availability unrestricted
Abstract
An examination of Hunter S. Thompson's writing with the goal of defining gonzo journalism as a distinct entity from New Journalism. This is achieved via a rhetorical analysis of Thompson's writing, highlighting influences from literary figures such as Cervantes, Chaucer, Dos Passos, and Swift.
Files
  Filename       Size       Approximate Download Time (Hours:Minutes:Seconds) 
 
 28.8 Modem   56K Modem   ISDN (64 Kb)   ISDN (128 Kb)   Higher-speed Access 
  Daniel_Grubb_-_The_Rhetoric_and_Role_of_Hunter_S._Thompson.pdf 556.16 Kb 00:02:34 00:01:19 00:01:09 00:00:34 00:00:02
  HST_Front_Matter.pdf 21.48 Kb 00:00:05 00:00:03 00:00:02 00:00:01 < 00:00:01

Browse All Available ETDs by ( Author | Department )

dla home
etds imagebase journals news ereserve special collections
virgnia tech home contact dla university libraries

If you have questions or technical problems, please Contact DLA.