The Profile Assignment
The Profile assignment is atwo- to three-page essay(double-spaced) written to your local community about a local person place or event. Your profile should take a specific angle that represents a significant issue important contribution or surprising quality of the chosen subject. Outside research is not required for this essay and it is discouraged. Rely on skills of close observation detail and description to leave readers with a dominant impression of your subject.
Components of profile writing:
Description of the subject
Background of the subject
All genres adhere to specific organizational patterns that help establish purpose but always remember that just like all elements of the rhetorical situation the components of any piece of writing are flexible. Still its important to understand that your purpose the genre and the organizational pattern you choose for your writing should all work together to help convey meaning.