ENGL 281 D: Intermediate Expository Writing

Deconstructing (?) Felicia Day’s Multimodal Rhetorics: Composition as an Expansive Act

Meeting Time: 
TTh 11:30am - 1:20pm
Location: 
SMI 313
SLN: 
13908
Instructor:
Joseph Telegen

Additional Details:

This course will use three foundations. Using Felicia Day’s quirky, multimodal memoir entitled You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost), commentaries on deconstruction (a subversive approach to reexamining texts), and Jenny Edbauer’s academic article which introduces the concept of “rhetorical ecology” (which asks us to examine the full “scope” of rhetoric’s impacts), we will take a novel approach to producing new forms of composition. The end result will be both a reconsideration of what composition and writing is and what it can be

Required Text for course: You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day.

Catalog Description: 
Writing papers communicating information and opinion to develop accurate, competent, and effective expression.
GE Requirements: 
English Composition (C)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
January 10, 2018 - 10:10pm