Phelan, James

Phelan, James (Duval)

(1861–1930) mayor; born in San Francisco. He studied law at the University of California, but never became a lawyer. A three-term mayor of San Francisco (1896–1902), he attacked the board of supervisors and helped create a new city charter. He worked to beautify the city and to secure an improved water supply. He served one term in the U.S. Senate (Dem., Calif.; 1915–21).
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Phelan, James. Experiencing Fiction: Judgments, Progressions, and the Rhetorical Theory of Narrative.
Phelan, James. Living to Tell about It: A Rhetoric and Ethics of Character Narration.
Phelan, James. The Last Thirteen: Are You One of Them?
Last week's prize answers were: Mike Phelan, James Beattie, Ukraine, Nigel Pearson.
Phelan, James. "Narrative Ethics." In The Living Handbook of Narratology, ed.
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PHELAN, JAMES. Living to Tell about It: A Rhetoric and Ethics of Character Narration (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005).
Fringe players John O'Leary and Denis Coffey also get the chance to stake a claim for league places and McCarthy's half-back line is crammed with big-game experience in Brian Phelan, James Murray and Eoin Murphy.
Second years - Victor Anichebe, Johan Davidsen, Mathew Holt, Alan Kearney, Sean Lake, Scott Phelan, James Vaughan, Bjarni Vidarsson.
Phelan, James. "Toward a Rhetorical Reader-Response Criticism: The Difficult, The Stubborn, and the Ending of Beloved." Modern Fiction Studies 39 (1993): 709-28.
This piquant supper followed an edgy panel discussion titled "Black Like Who?," one of several arranged by Ellen Phelan, James Cuno, Glenn Ligon, and Karen Dalton for the two, lay conference "Change the Joke and Slip the Yoke" (after Ralph Ellison), which was intended to incite discussion over the growing use of racist cliches in ostensibly progressive visual art.
U17s: Victor Anichebe, Mathew Holt, Alan Kearney, Sean Lake, Scott Phelan, James Vaughan, Bjarni Vidarsson.