Staples 'Rhetorical Mode In Just Walk On By'

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What is the rhetorical mode? What is it about the essay that demonstrates that it is that mode? In the reading “Just Walk On By” I can totally relate what he's going through as I a black man, I've experienced something very similar, but I feel that the essay’s rhetorical mode is exemplification because he uses specific details, examples, and facts to add interest and to get his thesis/Pov across. What his Staples' thesis? The ability to alter public space in ugly ways through the judgment of racial stereotypes. How does Staples prove his point? Staples prove his point by explaining his thesis throughout his essay through the use narratives of major events or incident that occurred in his life facing racial stereotypes. One example is Staples
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