Discussion of visual texts as argument. Shared simplified version of the SOAPStone organizer.
Read and annotated the essay, "The Myth of Tone Policing," looking for
- Unfamiliar vocabulary
- Significant-seeming information on Speaker, Occasion, or Audience
- Suggestions of tone
- Rhetorical appeals (to authority/character, reason, or emotion)
Groups will continue with a discussion of their other annotations and observations tomorrow.
Friday, October 7: "The Myth of Tone Policing" Vocabulary Quiz.