This product introduces students to the rhetorical situation, particularly exigency, audience, and purpose, and asks them to apply these concepts to Judy Brady's "Why I Want a Wife" and Edgar Lee Masters' "Lucinda Matlock."
This product includes the following:
* PowerPoint with discussion questions and notes on "Why I Want a Wife" and "Lucinda Matlock"
* handout with the essay and poem
* handout of the complete rhetorical web