Read Joe Sheridan’s “The Silence before Drowning in Alphabet Soup” (p.432-440) and respond to the following writing task:
Explain the concept of ‘Orality’ as Sheridan presents it in his essay “The Silence before Drowning in Alphabet Soup”.
Included as part of your final submission:
– A final, clean draft, no title page, with your name, student number, date, instructor’s name, course number, and title at the top of the first page.
– All working drafts
– At least one pre-writing activity such as a gist outline, (see pp120-121 in the text) or a scratch outline (see pp 194-195 in the text).
Important Readings for this assignment: pages 432-440 and 34-35.
Key Ideas to Consider:
– Do not offer your opinion or a critique. Your purpose is to inform, not persuade. You will likely wish to quote from the essay assigned to support your ideas.
– Your work will include extended definition as well as supporting explanations.
Please use MLA formatting for all formal assignments in this course