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Main Title How to write and give a speech : a practical guide for executives, PR people, managers, fund-raisers, politicians, educators, and anyone who has to make every word count /
Author Detz, Joan.
Publisher St. Martin's Press,
Year Published 1992
OCLC Number 26158390
ISBN 0312085044; 9780312085049; 0312082185; 9780312082185
Subjects Public speaking
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM TOAST TOAST05 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 03/23/2020
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xvi, 204 pages ; 22 cm
Includes index. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
So you've been asked to give a speech ... now what? -- Assessing your audience -- Where and when will you speak? -- How to research a speech -- Writing the speech -- How to make it simple -- Style -- Humor: what works, what doesn't, and why -- Special-occasion speeches -- The nitty-gritty details -- Delivery -- Media coverage -- International speeches -- Speakers Bureaus -- Speechwriters: how to hire one ... how to work with one -- Appendix: useful reference books from the author's personal library. Covers audience, research, style, diction, organization, and humor, and discusses special occasions, impromptu speeches, and introductions Notes Be the first to contribute Reviews Write a review.