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RA1 Samples and Suggestions

I’ve posted 2 samples of RA1 in Moodle. (Scroll down to the 2nd week to find them, all in a single document.) They’re up there because of the agreement I have with the students who wrote them: I promised that I would only share them anonymously and only in the protected space of Moodle. 672 more words

Rhetorical Analysis

Rhetorical Analysis 1: Analyzing a Text


We’ll talk a lot in class about rhetoric, a word that is often defined as “the art of communicating effectively” or sometimes “the art of persuasion.” This is an assignment where you’ll practice analyzing someone else’s rhetoric–that is, the strategies someone else used while communicating. 1,422 more words

Rhetorical Analysis

What is a Rhetorical Analysis?


Welcome to the main course site for my section of RHET 351! This is where you’ll find the syllabus, the schedule of when your assignments are due… 225 more words

Rhetorical Analysis

No, I don't want to casually have sex with you

As a native New Yorker, I’m pretty familiar with seeing apocalyptic sign holders preaching the impending doom we all face. In case you’re not, here’s a little preview of what I mean: 1,001 more words

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