Assignment Purpose: Consider how writers use language to inform and persuade the audience:
Accessing Google Advanced Search:
Google Advanced Search allows you to search with keywords, phrases, domain, etc.
Blogs posts can be found everywhere online and the content of blogs can range from documented research to personal observations. For your assignment, the blog post must be from a source with one of the following domains:
To locate blog posts, conduct a Google search using Advanced Search (see instructions in adjacent box).
You can also locate blogs on search specific sites such as:
To located transcribed speeches, conduct a Google search using Advanced Search (see adjacent box for instructions).
Some sites that have collections of speeches:
American President Speech Archive (UVA / Miller Center)
What is Creative Nonfiction?
Creative Nonfiction is a unique genre of writing since it can take a number of different forms, including:
You can utilize Google Advanced Search to find examples of Creative Nonfiction by using the above words or phrases.
More information about Creative Nonfiction: