Rhetorical analysis

Write a 4-5 page rhetorical analysis using the main concepts from Chapters 1-3 of
Becoming Rhetorical. Who is the intended audience? What was the exigence (the event
or situation the writer is responding to)? What is the context (social, historical, etc.):
What is the author saying (message, purpose)? How is he or she saying it (rhetorical
You’ll be making an argument about why the writer wrote the piece in a specific way.
Remember to include a brief summary of the article after your introduction and thesis statement