Handout to assist you as you craft your introduction (this will be given out in class tomorrow)
For tomorrow, please identify the Lasting Rhetoric (handwritten in ink is ok):
LASTING RHETORIC = (aka your thesis--can be multiple sentences)
Description of different discourse communities or genres and their viewpoints
Underlying emotions attached to the event
Lessons learned or what the coverage of the event teaches us
HW: Read and prepare to discuss chapters 5-7 by identifying important details and quotations, writing clarifying and discussion questions, and noting your own opinions and reactions to the text. Begin to craft your introduction paragraph (handwritten neatly in ink is fine).