Date of Award
Master of Arts in Communication Studies
Metts, C. Rod
This thesis explores three creative works, "The music of Erich Zann" by H.P. Lovecraft; the film "Eraserhead" by David Lynch; and the "Self-Portrait (blue)" by Vincent Van Gogh, as examples of different forms of mad rhetorics as a way in which to demonstrate the application of the theory of "mad rhetorics" and the role "radical creativity" plays in the construction of mad rhetorics by "mad rhetors" play in society.
Hetzel, Eugene David, "The mad rhetoric: Toward a rigor on radical creativity and its function in consciousness as a communicative principle" (2007). Theses Digitization Project. 3293.