New Book: Politics and Rhetoric

My new book will be published by the end of September. It is called Politics and Rhetoric: A Critical Introduction (London: Routledge, 2014) [click title to visit publisher website - and see photo on the right]. It's an introductory discussion of the significance of rhetoric for exploring and analysing politics. It's meant for the interested,... Continue Reading →


So I'm just back from APSA (American Political Science Association) in Chicago, a steamy hot city at this time of year. The conference was good but not a little exhausting. I chaired and presented on a panel on Rhetoric and Conflict, which went well. Managed to meet a few new people, too (Michael Kaplan, among... Continue Reading →

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