Self-Editing; Literary Forms in World Literature

BEFORE Literary form exists because there is a unique significance to all kinds of forms in literature. In the semester, we’ve studied poems, plays, codices, graphic novels, memoirs, oral literatures, and novels. Authors choose a specific literary form to express their thoughts and ideas because […]

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My Inner Musings

Chapters 1 & 2 The first chapters create the economic background which the plot and characters lie against. It’s all about property and inheritance. Austen clearly defines the “protagonists” and “antagonists” of the novel. Three sisters: Elinor, Margaret, and Marianne, with strikingly different personalities, living […]

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Dramatistic Pentad – A Rhetorical Analysis

Introduction: Kenneth Burke, an influential rhetorical theorist, recognized a way to understand human motivation—the premise of rhetoric. He employed a way of analyzing situations by identifying factors that help us understand human intention and motivation. This rhetorical analysis creates a framework that simplifies the vast […]

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Reading Response #1 – The Myth of Rhetorical Situation by Richard E. Vatz

In this article, Vatz is comparing and contrasting another author’s (Llyod Bitzer) work and perspective (“The Rhetorical Situation) with his own philosophy of the correlation and/or relationship between the terms “situation” and rhetoric. Throughout this article, Vatz utilizes different authors (such as Herbert Blumer) to […]

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CLASS NOTES

Here is one of the audio class notes I have taken during this semester. You’d hear Professor Wharton interacting with the class and some class interaction with each other as we brake off into our respective groups to tackle our group project.

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Personal Website Reflection

I think that the choice I made towards my personal website at. first was simply was just what I though seemed cool and visually interesting to me. initially I started wanting an interactive landing page where there would be floating boxes that would prompt you to go to different sections of my page. Then I […]

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