Re-read “Before Hip-Hop was Hip-Hop” and be prepared to answer questions related to close-reading strategies.
We will continue with the elements of essays, articles and speeches and I will check your comprehension on those as well.
Questions related to Walker’s essay that you’ll find on the quiz:
Why might the author begin her essay with a detailed description of hip-hop today? Does her choice of words indicate a formal or an informal tone? Give examples of the words she uses to indicate that tone.
Remember to bring a copy of the essay! ~~LMM