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Blogging Kenneth Burke’s Attitudes Toward History: An Introductory Post

Last month, just before the official start of the Society for Intellectual History’s annual conerence in Indianapolis, Andrew Hartman hosted the first S-USIH reading group.[1] A number of us gathered to discuss Kenneth Burke’s Attitudes Toward History (1937). The event went so well – both because of the richness of the text and the quality of the conversation – that I thought it would be wonderful for some of us who took part to blog a little about Burke and Attitudes. Since others thought this would be a good idea, we decided to make this week on the USIH Blog Read more