Spring 2007

Table of Contents

The Influence of Patrick Henry's "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" on Malcolm X's "The Ballot or the Bullet" by Nick Miale

War Justification Rhetoric of President George W. Bush by Anna Pape

Rhetorical Analysis of Thomas E. Franklin's "Ground Zero Spirit" as an Iconic Photograph by Janet Lang

Verbal Depiction of the Visual: The Confederate Monument at Shiloh National Military Park by Dalisa Carpenter

A Scene Function Model Analysis of Television's Cult Hit "Lost" by Adam-Scott Donovan

Superman Goes to War: Heroes, Enemies, and the Manipulation of Perception by Michael Soha

The Pursuit of Equal Representation: A Study of the Clamshell Alliance and Coverage in "The New York Times" by Joseph Schena

Effects of Negative Political Advertisements by Kathryn Costello

Social Construction: A Family Approach by Caitlin Bergin

Final Observation by Mark Avery

And Nothing But the Truthiness: How "The Daily Show" and "The Colbert Report's" Rhetoric of Humor Has Revitalized Public Discourse by Lindsey Charles

Editorial Board

Nicole Eckert - Co-Editor-in-Chief
Sarah Newcomb - Co-Editor-in-Chief
Molly Hughes - Publicity Chair
Tavia Lee-Goldstein - Fundraising Chair
Haley Dunn - Secretary
Caitlin Bergin
Jamie Blumenthal
Adam Donovan
Alyson Grover
Jenna Heinz
Kailey R. Kiritsy
Aislinn McCabe-Corrow
Kristen Moore
Lauren O'Connor
Sasha Perkins
Hallie Pope
Jamie Rauscher
Matthew Umbro
Kristen Cesiro - Cover Art

Faculty Advisor

Sheila McNamee