Iscussion: Making Choices about Exigency, Genre, and Readership
Read Making Choices about Exigency, Genre, and Readership.pdf then respond to the following for your initial post:
1.Define exigency and give at least 3 examples.
2.What is the difference between creating a thesis for an essay versus creating a purpose for an essay? Why is this difference important?
3.Why is it important to think about genre? To think about readership?
4.How have you thought about who will read the essays you wrote for your previous writing classes -and how does that differ from the idea of writing for an ideal community of readers?
5.How do you reconcile the need to write a?for a gradea? in your writing classes and the need to learn to write for a?reala? readers?