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Summary: This resource covers how to write a rhetorical analysis essay of primarily visual texts with a focus on demonstrating the author’s understanding of the rhetorical situation and design principles.
There is no one perfect way to organize a rhetorical analysis essay.
As a scholar of communication, allow me to offer few random observations about Tuesday’s State of the Union speech that were made in real time: First, President Trump began speaking prematurely, forgetting to allow Speaker Nancy Pelosi officially to introduce him — a ritual performed prior to almost all State of the Union speeches. If intentional, this could be read as slap in the face to the woman who thus far has effectively called the President’s bluff and frustrated him.
If accidental, which is understandable, then perhaps the time has come to contemplate eliminating this redundant and confusing ritual for introducing the president.