Thursday, October 16, 2014

AGENDA 10/16

On notebook paper, please respond:

1) Watch "A Call to Men," TED Talk by Tony Porter, and jot down TWO memorable parts/quotations.
2) Jot notes about speaker, occasion, audience, purpose

3) In a sentence or two, explain Porter's symbol: What is the "Man Box"? Why a box?
4) In a paragraph, make connections or contrast between Porter's speech and either Tannen's or Gould's essays: What concerns do the authors share? How are their approaches different/similar? Their audiences? The occasion? Their tone?

HW: Complete if not finished in class; revise one paragraph from timed essay and be ready to explain which two FLTs you worked on as you revised. Cover sheet will be provided tomorrow.

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