In an essay, you will analyze the rhetorical situation for Robert F. Kennedy, “Remarks on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.” in terms of audience and occasion constraints and resources.
View Robert F. Kennedy’s “Remarks on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.,” delivered on April 4, 1968. While you are reading, listening to, and viewing the speech, pay particular attention to how the speaker addresses his audience and think about what thought went into the preparation and delivery of the speech. Consider, also, Kennedy’s adaptation to the occasion. In an essay of 600–900 words, discuss the following things:
Use at least two scholarly sources (including Chuang and Hart) to support your argument. All essays should be typed or word-processed with sources cited in the style you are most familiar with (such as APA, MLA, or Chicago). All papers should be free from typographical and spelling mistakes.