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Famous People from Kent County

Jim W Corder

Jimmie Wayne Corder (Born September 25, 1929 in Jayton, Texas - Died August 28, 1998 in Fort Worth, Texas) was a scholar of rhetoric and professor of English at Texas Christian University, a prolific scholar and teacher, producing dozens of books and articles on the history and theory of rhetoric studies and the teaching of writing. He had (and still has) a cult-like following among those who laud the figurative, creative style that embody his philosophy of rhetoric.


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Jayton, Clairemont and Girard

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Books about Kent County People & Places

Books about Kent County Texas People and Places


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