Diagnostic Rhetorical Analysis Essay
Compose a thesis statement analyzing the rhetorical choices Baldwin makes in “A Letter to My Nephew” to accomplish his purpose. Then draft an essay supporting your thesis.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a diagnostic assessment, and it only graded on completion. If you do not finish the whole essay, that is ok. You may use any notes to write your analysis.
In your response you should do the following:
· Respond to the prompt with a thesis that establishes a line of reasoning.
· Select and use evidence to develop and support your line of reasoning.
· Explain the relationship between the evidence and your thesis.
Please write your essay in the space below: