Eloquence Embodied : Nonverbal Communication Among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas
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Eloquence Embodied : Nonverbal Communication Among French and Indigenous Peoples in the Americas

Eloquence Embodied is an impressive and ambitious piece of scholarship. Celine Carayon has written a sweeping and deeply researched book on nonverbal communication across the early colonial French world. Exploring a wide variety of Indigenous and French practices, beliefs, and ideas, she reframes our understanding of the core communication processes that underlay even the most basic colonial interactions.--Alejandra Dubcovsky, Univer...