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Unformatted text preview: Profile Essays Kyle, Daniela, Beth Definition Written portraits of people, places, events, and other things. Presents a subject in an entertaining way that conveys its significance. Key Features An interesting subject Any necessary background or context An interesting angle A firsthand account Engaging details Choosing a Suitable Subject Choose a subject that: interests you you are not familiar with has significance you can see firsthand you can relate to is willing to be interviewed Factors to keep in mind: Purpose Audience Stance Media/Design Creating Ideas and Developing the Essay Get to know your interviewee Prepare interview questions Do additional research Creating Ideas and Developing the Essay Cont... Review the information you have collected Narrow down your topic (focus on one aspect or occurrence) Add supporting details THE END!!!
Daniela Jimenez Beth Neusch Kyle Seymour ...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course EN 1311 taught by Professor Delgado during the Fall '07 term at Saint Mary's University Texas.
- Fall '07