Speech “The Declaration of human rights”
- March 5, 2022
- Posted by: Phillip Author
- Category: Uncategorized
Listen to or watch the speech “The Declaration of human rights” by Elenor Roosevelt, link: https://www.americanrhetoric.com/top100speechesall.html. Be sure to take a look at the transcript of the speech below the video or sound clip as well.
Think about how the speech is organized. Identify the introduction, body, conclusion, and transitions. Tell us where the body begins, where the conclusion begins, and list at least two transitional phrases from the speech.
Did you find identifying the structure of the speech difficult? Do you think the organization of the speech you chose to analyze contributed to the effectiveness and overall delivery of the message? Why or why not?
Are there any rhetorical devices ? What are their purpose?
Also provide a little bit of background information – (for example what was going on in that period and what is the occasion for the speech? What was the speaker up against . What was her intent ?
200 words minimum (be sure to cite all sources that you use)