1973 NCA Award Winners

NCA Award Winners by Year

Scholarship Awards

Gerald R. Miller Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Awards

  • Stephen Lucas, The Pennsylvania State University. “Rhetoric and the Coming of the Revolution in Philadelphia, 1765-1776: A Case Study in the Rhetoric of Protest and Revolution,” (Carroll C. Arnold, advisor). 

Golden Anniversary Book Award

  • George Kennedy, The Arts of Rhetoric in the  Roman World, 300 B.C.-A.D. 300 (Princeton University Press 1971).

James A. Winans-Herbert A. Wichelns Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Rhetoric and Public Address

  • Frederick Haberman, Nobel Lectures – Peace: Including Presentation Speeches and Laureates’ Biographies, Volume 3 (Elsevier, 1972).
  • George A. Kennedy, The Art of Rhetoric in the Roman World, 300 B.C. - A.D. 300 (Princeton University Press, 1972).


Service Awards

Samuel L. Becker Distinguished Service Award

  • Karl R. Wallace