Rhetoric is the art of using written words, speech, and visuals in order to influence or persuade an audience. When completing a rhetorical analysis, the goal is to break down how the author is using words and images to influence a particular audience. The basic question you are exploring is: Did the author do their job?. In this section you will find information that will help you complete such an assignment.
Writing and Rhetoric by Heather Hopkins Bowers, Anthony Ruggiero, and Jason Saphara is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.