Exercise 1.4: Developing Your Analysis

Objective: to expand and develop your analysis of how writing and rhetorical patterns function in Hall’s essay.

Estimated time: 2 hours

Due: Wednesday, February 19th at 9:00 a.m.

Part 1—Reading

  1. Carefully read and annotate/make notes on the Model Essay.
  2. Read the Sandwiching Quotes writing guide.

Part 2—Writing

  1. Note three strategies that you noticed when reading the Model Essay that you want to use when revising your essay and post as a COMMENT below.
  2. Revisit your Zero Draft and make notes on how you can develop your analysis of the rhetorical patterns in Hall’s essay AND where you need to frame and introduce quotes from “The Question of Cultural Identity.” Be prepared to discuss these strategies in class on Wednesday.