There are three articles and 8 questions. Please read the article first and then answer the questions. Please answer them specifically. Thanks.
As you read, focus on the language, tone, style, and selection of detail in each essay. Your goals are to:
- Develop your understanding of travel writing conventions, especially regarding how travelers portray foreign, “exotic” people and places.
- Practice rhetorical analysis, especially how context and intended audience influence rhetorical choices.
- Practice effective paragraph development and transitions.
- Practice integrating evidence and key ideas into your writing
- Develop some potential ideas for your RA essay