Analysis for Essay 2 – Where does it fit in?


1 Paragraph – PURPOSE

You, based on your interpretation and what you see as evidence in the comic book (and should cite for us in some form), will discuss and present this to your audience. Why did the author’s want to tell this story?

1 Paragraph – AUDIENCE

Who is the audience of this comic book? Who is most likely the intended audience? Who would walk by and see this, or know this character and pick it up? Who is that? Tell us and provide evidence to support your assertions.

1 Paragraph – MESSAGE

Is there a message in this comic book that the authors wanted their audience to take away? Yes or No? If yes, what is that message, provide evidence and explain. If no, tell us why you think there was no message.

These THREE paragraphs can be arranged in ANY order as long as they come AFTER the Summary and BEFORE the Evaluation.



BA in History from Northwestern State, MA in English from Northwestern State, and PhD in Rhetoric from Texas Woman's University. Big into comic books and visual rhetoric. Assistant Professor of English at Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC.

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