200-word Discussion Board


Week 3 Readings, With Links

Madison Bloom, “Why So Many Pop Stars Are Trying to Be Working-Class Heroes Now”: https://pitchfork.com/thepitch/pop-stars-as-working-class-heroes-justin-bieber-drake-travis-scott/ (Links to an external site.)

Sapna Maheshwari, “Different Ads, Different Ethnicities, Same Car”: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/10/12/business/media/toyota-camry-ads-different-ethnicities.html

Derek Robertson, “Kanye West and the New Politics of Shock”: https://www.politico.com/news/magazine/2021/09/12/kanye-west-donda-cancel-culture-marilyn-manson-510944

My post should begin with a sentence or possibly two of context, wherein I explain what concept from the readings with links above that I am responding to. Other that those one or two sentences, I should not summarize the reading or video. My post should offer my own analysis.

This is a good forum to “try out” ideas — please do not feel like you must be able to defend everything you say as if your life depended on it. My post can have a merely tangential connection to the readings or lectures, but it should relate clearly to rhetoric/human communication. My post can have sort of a “I’m not totally sure if this idea really works, but it seems like . . .” kind of vibe. Obviously, trying out new ideas works best when we’re respectful of others, open-minded about adopting other perspectives, and generous with giving one another the benefit of the doubt when we disagree.

Try to use the detached, analytical perspective.

The main grading criteria will be the 1) originality and 2) depth of my post.

  • Originality consists of relating an idea or concept to an example that wasn’t part of the reading video, or from exploring a relatively minor example from reading or lecture in much greater detail. I can find originality in my other classes or in your personal life and observations.
  • Depth consists of relating an idea or concept to universal aspects of humans, human nature, human relationships, or human reactions.

Good Discussion Board posts often end up having one paragraph that offers an original example and then one paragraphs that explores the concept in depth. Think about how I am organizing my ideas.

In general, think about using my Discussion Board work to add to the class’s understanding.

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