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The Expert’s Theory on Burke: Why Bradley’s Argument Fails

On December 26, 1996, at about 6 am in Boulder, Colorado, Patsy Ramsey called the police to report that her six-year-old daughter, JonBenet Ramsey, was allegedly kidnapped. 1,021 more words


Brainstorming for Project 3

Possible Arguments:

  1. Common trends in media allow for specific texts to stand out through subversion of expectations. Were the innate characteristics of these texts not already in the accepted by the mass public as a norm that you don’t stray away from, the texts would only serve as adaptations of a genre as opposed to “going against the grain” in said genre…
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Lists, Lists, Lists

Here are some lists for Project 3, in which the rhetorical analysis of the digital artifact “Learning To Be Ugly” by YouTuber and amateur slam poet Ash Hardell, will extend into an entirely new argument, 254 more words

Project 3: Introduction

First, identify 3-5 arguments you’d like to make based on your rhetorical analysis.

  • Email is useful for spreading information quickly and efficiently due to little costs and the ability to reach a wide audience with a single click. 
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Composition in Two Genres

After the interesting experience that was analyzing Digital Rhetoric, we are back at it again. This final project will be based upon our digital rhetorical analysis: composition in two genres. 243 more words

CPB Entry 6

Kresge 80B
Reading Assignment Notes

INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Denise Silva


14 November 2017

  1. Understanding Rhetoric
    1. We often have this association between intentional trickery or deceit and rhetoric.
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Educational Power Structures

Opinion | The Dying Art of Disagreement

Today’s clashes may hoarsen our voices, but they rarely sharpen our thinking, much less change our minds.

Source: Opinion | The Dying Art of Disagreement