Rhetorical Analysis


Choose, locate, and read one of the following reading: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I have a Dream” speech (381)

Write a 650-800 worlds rhetorical analysis in which you examine the work for the three rhetorical strategies: logos, pathos, and ethos as well as any rhetorical devices.

Note: The essay must inta strong introductory paragraph that ends with the thesis as well as a concluding paragraph that restates the thesis without using exact words.

Each paragraph should contain a topic sentence that relates to the thesis ans identifies the rhetorical strategy being analyzed, two documents pieces of strong textual evidence, thorough explanations of the author’s likely purpose for each quote, and a concluding sentence that give the paragraph a finished feel.