Written Document Analysis Worksheet
TYPE OF DOCUMENT (Check one):
___ Press release
___ Congressional record
___ Census report
__X_ Other: Speech
UNIQUE PHYSICAL QUALITIES OF THE DOCUMENT (Check one or more):
___ "RECEIVED" stamp
DATE(S) OF DOCUMENT:
_Malcolm X gave the speech on April 3, 1964.
AUTHOR (OR CREATOR) OF THE DOCUMENT:
Malcolm X was the original writer of the speech.
He was an African American minister as well as a human rights activist during the
civil rights movement.
FOR WHAT AUDIENCE WAS THE DOCUMENT WRITTEN?
The document was written for the African Americans who attended the meeting, as
well as overall to discuss the extent they were willing to fight for equality.
DOCUMENT INFORMATION (There are many possible ways to answer A-E.)
A. List three things the author said that you think are important: