Tag Archives: Visual Rhetoric

Visual Rhetoric_Reflection

As the spring semester finally winds its way down, my professor asked each of us to to reflect on how the things we have learned can connect out to our own work in academia. I’m not really sure that my … Continue reading

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Digital Design Experiences Timeline

For my Visual Rhetoric class, we were asked to create timelines of our digital design   disasters experiences. The picture below is a screencapture since I can’t get the embed code to work, and there is a link to my … Continue reading

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Visual Rhetoric_Annotated Bibliography #2

Bogost, I. (2010). Persuasive games: The expressive power of videogames. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Bogost’s research question is to “suggest that videogames have a unique persuasive power” that is made possible through procedural rhetoric as this type of rhetoric is … Continue reading

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Visual Argument Reflection

After looking at the comments I received from my peers (Maury, Megan, Laurie, and Jenny), I think they did a great job getting at the argument I was trying to construct with my visual, which was simply that we are … Continue reading

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Pre-Class Exercise for February 12th

For my Visual Rhetoric class, we were tasked with making a visual argument. I decided to make a collage. Images taken from:  http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/peshawar-school-attack-pakistan-mourns-as-the-funerals-of-victims-of-taliban-massacre-are-held-9929982.html http://deliveringhappiness.com/reasons-for-living-spontaneity/ http://affordablecremations.tumblr.com/post/100565543033/how-to-get-excellent-funeral-services http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/vietnam-war-history http://www.tutufoundationusa.org/2012/10/war-for-peace-the-moral-and-legal-case-for-intervention-in-syria-2/ http://www.ibtimes.com/field-dreams-7-reasons-why-you-dont-want-be-farmer-china-1394965 http://www.workandwellness.com/speakers/menshealth.htm http://www.ibtimes.com/indian-women-get-back-work-faster-western-japanese-counterparts-report-1152053 https://hcih.wordpress.com/category/regions/middle-east/ http://contemporarycondition.blogspot.com/2012_09_01_archive.html http://wanderdownunder.com/nz/maori.html Because no collage should be without background … Continue reading

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Visual Rhetoric_Annotated Bibliography #1

de Pedro Ricoy, R. (2007). Internationalization vs. localization: The translation of videogame advertising. Meta 52(2), pp. 260-275. Retrieved from http://www.erudit.org/revue/meta/2007/v52/n2/016069ar.pdf             For her article, de Pedro Ricoy approaches the topic of localization versus internalization and the rhetoric … Continue reading

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Visual Rhetoric_Theoretical Mindmap

 Link to Popplet mindmap: http://popplet.com/app/#/2277361 First soundtrack for Spring:

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We’re Going To Lingua Fracta All Over This Post_Reading Notes September 22nd

Okay! Time for a new set of reading notes for a new book, Lingua Fracta: Towards a Rhetoric of New Media. (I have to admit that the title made me giggle a bit). So, this week’s post is actually in regards to … Continue reading

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