English composition 1

Read “Letter from Birmingham Jail” by Martin Luther King, Jr.

2. Write the introduction for an essay that critically analyzes “Letter from
Birmingham Jail” for the presence of persuasive techniques.

3. Label the major parts of your introduction:
a. Hook
b. Title of article
c. Author’s name
d. Brief summary
e. Critical analysis thesis
i. Main idea of article
ii. Writing elements
iii. Evaluation

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