• May 4, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Rhetorical Choices Reflection

    In my final project for College Writing I decided to create a Prezi illustrating how the specific commonplace I chose had been changing over the years. At the beginning of the semester Professor Hoskins told us to go to this google maps page and select a site with which we would have to work throughout […]

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  • Introduction to Web Page For my College Writing class this semester I had to research and visit a location of my choice in order to end up making a huge individual project. The certain locations available were in a class Google Maps and the commonplace I decided to choose was The Shiloh Baptist Church in […]

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  • May 2, 2017 - Juan Montas

    His & Hers?

    In her article “His & Hers?”, Suzanne Tick argues how designers around the world should be more inclined to change the perception of what people wear without caring about the gender. What anyone decides to wear needs to be equally accepted. The author mentions how modernism should keep being a necessary transformation in society. As […]

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  • May 1, 2017 - Juan Montas

    The Afterword

    In the afterword of City of Rhetoric, David Fleming argues that in order for the American society to progress and become even better then us humans should realize of the importance between social trends and the environment. The afterword is rather different from the other chapters in the book because in here Fleming uses various […]

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  • April 27, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 15

    Macklemore is a famous rap artist that has many emotional songs. One of them is Same Love and the lyrics above are from that song. In the song he supports gay people and he explains how it doesn’t matter what you end up growing to be because at the end it doesn’t matter other people’s […]

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  • - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 14

    These lyrics are from Bruno Mars song It Will Rain. This quote “but they’re just afraid of something they can’t understand” can to be applied many individuals daily lives due to the fact that many people get scared when reality hits them instead of solving the issues presented. Instead of trying to understand the problem […]

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  • April 20, 2017 - Juan Montas

    Annotated Bibliography 9&10

    Exhibit: Broadway, Bill, and Hamil R. Harris. “A NEW PLACE FOR AN OLD CONGREGATION.” The Washington Post, March 14, 1998. https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/local/1998/03/14/a-new-place-for-an-old-congregation/8e5fca17-c537-456a-9acf-dd5dadc6c3c5/?utm_term=.6f3dfc6b27ef. In this article, Bill Broadway and Hamil R. Harris publish in the Washington Post how the Shiloh Baptist Church was reinstated in 1998. The author’s discuss how this fire that occurred in 1991 served […]

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  • - Juan Montas

    Commonplace 13

    In this image FC Barcelona player Sergio Busquets gives out his opinion on what his position is to him. It relates to the real life because there are jobs that are tough and dirty work is necessary in order to make a business work. Those individuals that have the dirty work make it easier for […]

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  • April 17, 2017 - Juan Montas

    150th Anniversary

    This image was taken by the Washington Post in 2013 while the Shiloh Baptist Church was celebrating 150 years of existence. This image is a political one in the sense that the church was founded by 21 slaves back in the 1800’s and that day Reverend Smith was commemorating the anniversary of the church along […]

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  • - Juan Montas

    9th and P Street

    Chaplins is the other place besides the Shiloh Baptist Church on 9th street that is located in my common place, which is 9th and P street. In the intersection of these two places many people pass by daily and some look nice while others look dangerous. Chaplins restaurant tries to maintain their customers happy by […]

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