Minimum of 4 full pages, excluding the works cited page!!!
Choose ONE of the texts provided below:
-“Masked Racism: Reflections on the Prison Industrial Complex” by Angela Davis
-“My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant” by Jose Vargas
-“The Ghetto Made Me Do it” by Francis Flaherty
Introduce the title and author of the text (in that order)
Write a 250 word summary that introduces the author’s thesis and main points of the article.
Then write YOUR thesis on how the author attempts to persuade his/her audience on the topic they write about, and whether or not they seem to be effective.
These should all begin with a topic sentence that supports your thesis. (For example: One effective part of Author Angela Davis’s rhetoric is the way in which she uses dramatic language to appeal to her audiences emotions). You topic sentences should be followed by: Context, Quote, and analysis.