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A definition of rhetoric
Here's a fairly modest but pragmatic, easy-to-hang-onto definition of rhetoric from Stoner and Perkins:

The art and science of creating and analyzing "messages that rely on verbal and nonverbal symbols that more or less intentionally influence social attitudes, values, beliefs, and actions." (6)

  • occasion
  • exigence
  • the type of discourse: forensic, deliberative, epideictic
  • forum and genre
  • cultural and historical context
  • presuppositions of shared ways of thinking

  • page layout
  • page flow
  • text flow
  • navigation
  • text
    • paragraphs
    • sentences
    • register


Elements of Electronic Rhetoric

ENGL 3179/5179
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Thu 10 Oct

At this point, we bring back in to consider how this style - these stylistic moves - work to do what in this particular situation.

for Friday, midnight

To finish up: move to interpretation: write a couple of paragraphs in which you use your annotating and cataloging to consider

Tue 15 Oct

Style on a tumblr fashion site:

Thu 17 Oct

Silva Rhetorica for figures.



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