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Thank You Dr. Martin

Today during class, Dr. Martin expressed his sadness due to a friend passing away. As a class we discussed some negative events that have recently taken place and a classmate expressed her grief on how one bad thing keeps happening after the other. It caused me to reflect on the events in my life, and… Continue reading Thank You Dr. Martin

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Brainstorming

During the first week of class we learned the five canons of rhetoric- invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery. While brainstorming for my rhetorical analysis paper, I considered these five canons and the important role they each played in the paper writing process. The next major assignment for Dr. Martin's class consists of a four… Continue reading Brainstorming

college writing

Rhetorical Analysis

This past week of classes (really class) we discussed more on the topic of rhetorical analysis, emphasizing it's role in American politics. After three weeks of classes there are many things I have learned for certain about rhetorical analysis and the role it plays in society. Doctor ┬áMartin stated in class that rhetoric is the… Continue reading Rhetorical Analysis