Crossing the permeable membrane
at home we'll play in the city
Powered by the sun
Perfect weather for a streamlined world
There'll be spandex jackets
One for everyone
What a beautiful world this will be
What a glorious time to be free
We begin our exploration of rhetoric,
relating this topic to central questions that animate this class: (1) How have
notions of the ideal community historically shaped public interaction among individuals?
(2) How might we employ rhetorical principles to analyze and evaluate these strategies
of community building?
Rhetoric of Hometown