Tattoos are growing in popularity among people of the Jewish faith. The following rhetorical analysis examines the Jewish tattoo narratives presented in the first American television program about tattooing, Miami Ink. Narrative Paradigm Theory is utilized to explore specific Jewish tattoo themes communicated.
Course Description: theory and practice of public speaking with emphasis on content, organization, language, delivery, and critical evaluation of messages. Basic principles of speech from the viewpoint of composition and delivery. Emphasis on student performance stressing original thinking, effective organization, direct communication of ideas and development of critical evaluative skills. 3 credits; prerequisites—none.