Rhetorical Analysis Of Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail

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A man who changed the world with words? Martin Luther King Jr. was the man who changed the world with words.In the famous writing “Letter From Birmingham Jail” Martin Luther King Jr. wrote a response to the 8 white Clergymen who criticized him for his letter.In the famous speech “I Have a Dream” by Martin Luther King Jr. he presented it in front of thousands of nonviolent protesters at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. In the letter and the speech MLK used pathos and logos to appeal to the audience. In Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech he used logos to provide information as evidence to his reasoning. He use the logo “I have a dream that one day even the state of Mississippi, a state sweltering with the heat of injustice,