Throughout the class, we’ll use online lectures and presentations as sources of information and as objects of analysis.
You’ve already done a credibility assessment of a speaker or presenter. What happens when you are faced with two credible people who strongly disagree?
(You can watch these in any order.)
Questions to ponder:
- Thinking about the rhetorical triangle presented by Faigley, what are the most and least persuasive aspects of Rivara and Colville-Anderson’s presentations?
- Do Colville-Anderson and Rivara take Marshall’s advice about “talking nerdy?”