Overcome Obstacles - Demosthenes Of Athens

Overcome Obstacles - Demosthenes Of Athens

Lecture 1 Of 12

eBook - 2010
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This Lecture: Here, Professor Hale outlines the goals of the course. Then, he introduces you to Demosthenes - the ancient Greek orator whose life and career illustrates how practice, hard work, memorization, the acceptance of early failures, and other skills are essential to overcoming obstacles from stage fright to speech impediments. The Course: Improve and enhance your public-speaking skills with time-tested techniques and strategies used by Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., and other great orators. Delivered by frequent lecturer and distinguished historian Professor John R. Hale, these 12 engaging and accessible lectures offer you helpful insights no matter who your audience is. All Lectures: 1. Overcome Obstacles-Demosthenes of Athens 2. Practice Your Delivery-Patrick Henry 3. Be Yourself-Elizabeth I to Her Army 4. Find Your Humorous Voice-Will Rogers 5. Make It a Story-Marie Curie on Discovery 6. Use the Power of Three-Paul to His People 7. Build a Logical Case-Susan B. Anthony 8. Paint Pictures in Words-Tecumseh on Unity 9. Focus on Your Audience-Gandhi on Trial 10. Share a Vision-Martin Luther King's Dream 11. Change Minds and Hearts-Mark Antony 12. Call for Positive Action-Lincoln at Gettysburg
Publisher: [United States] :, The Great Courses,, 2010.
Edition: Unabridged.
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (30 min.)) : digital.
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Additional Contributors: Hale, John R.
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