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Rhetoric and Composition


Welcome to the Rhetoric and Composition subject guide.  This guide will assist you with locating book, article, and web-based materials located at the College of Staten Island and across the CUNY system. This guide and related guides are designed to assist users with research related to the diverse range of courses taught by the English department at CSI.  These courses include creative writing, non-fiction writing, journalism, and linguistics.

The development of strong writing skills is essential not only for academic work, but also for all aspects of business and industry.  In whatever field of study or career you pursue after leaving CSI, you will find a need for well-development writing skills.