33 episodes

Words, Words, Words focuses on the topics of language, word choice, discourse, and rhetoric while discussing various issues connected to society, science, sports, relationships, politics, etc. Host Robert Tinajero has a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Writing Studies from UT-El Paso. Join the conversation on Twitter @WordsWordsWord9 or Instagram @WordsWordsWordsPodcast

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Words, Words, Words focuses on the topics of language, word choice, discourse, and rhetoric while discussing various issues connected to society, science, sports, relationships, politics, etc. Host Robert Tinajero has a Ph.D. in Rhetoric and Writing Studies from UT-El Paso. Join the conversation on Twitter @WordsWordsWord9 or Instagram @WordsWordsWordsPodcast

    Episode 33: Love Poems

    Episode 33: Love Poems

    A look at four love poems and how their rhetoric illustrates four different kinds of love.

    • 15 min
    Episode 32: History of terms Super Bowl, Quarterback, Fullback, and Halfback

    Episode 32: History of terms Super Bowl, Quarterback, Fullback, and Halfback

    A short history of the football terms Super Bowl, Quarterback, Fullback, and Halfback.

    • 11 min
    Episode 31: Rap Music’s use of Literary Devices

    Episode 31: Rap Music’s use of Literary Devices

    A look at how rappers use literary devices like allusion, alliteration, metaphor, simile, simple rhyme, and multisyllabic rhyme.

    • 21 min
    Episode 30: Recap of Episodes 21-29: Baby Names, Emoticons, Advertising, Head Nods, Trump, etc.

    Episode 30: Recap of Episodes 21-29: Baby Names, Emoticons, Advertising, Head Nods, Trump, etc.

    A recap of episodes 21-29 with three guests and their thoughts and opinions.

    • 1 hr
    Episode 29: Signage and the Legal System: Dogs, Sex Offenders, and Earthquakes

    Episode 29: Signage and the Legal System: Dogs, Sex Offenders, and Earthquakes

    A look at three legal cases involving signage connected to dog attacks, sex offenders, and earthquakes.

    • 10 min
    Episode 28: Head Nods and Raised Eyebrows: The Rhetoric of Quick Social Interactions

    Episode 28: Head Nods and Raised Eyebrows: The Rhetoric of Quick Social Interactions

    I look at how we interact with people as we walk by them. Head nods, smirks, hellos, and what’s ups.

    • 9 min

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