Is Fake News or Misinformation Hurting Your Food Business Article Discussion
For this assignment, you will read “Is Fake News Hurting Your Food Business” by Dave Lundahl. You will understand the main idea and do a genre analysis of the text. This will be two paragraphs: one for your summary and one for your genre analysis.
You are writing….
Genre: a summary response essay
Audience – your professor
Purpose: to demonstrate that you have read and understood the article, and to demonstrate your critical thinking abilities on this issue.
In this assignment, you will first write your summary and genre analysis without being timed.
In the next assignment, you will be timed to write your third (and possibly fourth) response paragraph(s).
Follow these general directions for your essay.
Paragraph 1 should be a summary of the article. Remember to follow what you’ve learned about writing a summary paragraph:
Use an author tag
Use only main ideas (but include all of the main ideas)
Avoid using details
Refer to the author/ article frequently
Use transitions between ideas
Paragraph 2 should be a genre analysis of the article. Explain what you have decided the genre, audience, and purpose to be. Be sure to support each of your points. Use the information from the questions that you answered about this reading.
These two paragraphs will probably be between 300 and 500 words.
So this is an essay example that help you to write the essay https://gcccd.instructure.com/courses/34142/files/… It’s just an example you can look at.
This is the article link https://www.insightsnow.com/misinformation-hurting…
This is the question on how to help you do the essay and choose how you want to write the genre https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UKT1ozKTlUiDzq…