Why we should use and extend MARTA

There is something dividing our city: transportation. A few weeks ago, I stepped out of The Fox, an environment saturated with suburban privileged people—mostly white Atlantans from affluent neighborhoods—onto a late-night southbound MARTA train filled with people on their way home. The difference? I was one of two white people on the train. The rest … More Why we should use and extend MARTA

Rhetoric: “purpose, subject matter, audience, and context”

“[Style is] a series of both conscious and unconscious choices that writers make about everything from the words we use (diction) and their arrangement in sentences (syntax) to the tone with which we express our point of view (e.g. ironic, formal, or colloquial) and the way we achieve emphasis in a sentence (e.g., by placing … More Rhetoric: “purpose, subject matter, audience, and context”