Training Attended

Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association

Training Date

Fall 10-11-2019

Training Location

Cincinnati, OH

Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date



Since memes surround us every day and play an increasingly important role in rhetorical strategies used to influence people, this is a great entry point to help students think analytically and critically about the memes that bombard them on social media every day. As a means of entering into visual and verbal analysis, memes can be a really great way to introduce analysis and rhetorical analysis to students. This is a lesson plan to teach rhetorical analysis using the visual and verbal images in memes. The plan also provides extensions and a list of possible resources for use in the classroom.



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