Voice in the Cultural Soundscape: Sonic Literacy in Composition Studies

by Michelle Comstock and Mary E. Hocks



Sonic Literacy as Embodied Knowledge

Technological Literacies of Sound

Classroom Opportunities in Sonic Literacy

Voices in Soundscapes

Voice and Gender

Voice and Culture

Voices of Social Conscience



Works Cited

Video Clips





11. Works Cited

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Glenn, Cheryl. Unspoken: A Rhetoric of Silence. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2004.

Hocks, Mary. “Understanding Visual Rhetoric in Digital Writing Environments.” College Composition and Communication 54 (2003):  629-56.

Hull, Glynda A. and Mark Evan Nelson. “Locating the Semiotic Power of Mulitmodality” Written Communication, 22 (April 2005):  224-61.

Lanham, Richard. The Electronic Word:  Democracy, Technology, and the Arts. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1993.

Matthews, Max. “The Ear and How It Works.” Music, Cognition, and Computerized Sound: An Introduction to Psychoacoustics. Ed. Perry R. Cook. Cambridge, MA:  MIT P, 1999. 1-10.

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Schafer, R. Murray. The Tuning of the World. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1977.

Selber, Stuart. “Reimagining the Functional Side of Computer Literacy.” College Composition and Communication 55 (2004): 470-503.

Silverman, Kaja. The Acoustic Mirror: The Female Voice in Psychoanalysis and Cinema. Bloomington, IN: Indiana U P, 1988.

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Truax, Barry. Acoustic Communication. Norwood, NJ: Ablex Pub Corp., 1984.

Wysocki, Anne Frances. “Impossibly Distinct: On Form/Content and Word/Image in Two Pieces of Computer-Based Interactive Multimedia.” Computers and Composition 18 (2001): 137-162.

Zizek, Slavoj. “The Spectre of Ideology.” Mapping Ideology. Ed. Slavoj Zizek. London: Verso, 1994. 1-33.

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