Write a rhetorical analysis about the importance of establishing a Historical Context early in an analysis and then discussing rhetorical choices, articulating their deeper implications and evaluating their impact on a given Audience in that Historical Context.
Claims & Evidence
The writer supports somewhat complex or complex claims about sub-claims or top-down strategies (e.g., rhetorical modes) with a variety of bottom-up strategies that further support the claim. Evidence from the text is consistently thorough and relevant.
Analysis of Historical Context
The writer follows discussion of Choices (and specific examples) with commentary that articulates how the example shows the Speaker’s awareness of the Audience AND commentary explicitly ties Choices to the Exigence and Occasion specifically.