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SPC 1017 The Fundamentals of Speech Communication

Communication & TED talk links

Public Speaking

Everyone gets butterflies in their stomach-you just need to get them in formation.

— Dale Carnegie

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Ted Talks

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Rhetorical Theory & Criticism

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Resource Links

The Sophists (Ancient Greek)

On this IEP page you will find an in-depth look at the sophists and their reasoning. The page starts with a detailed introduction, and it offers links to various sophist topics.

 

https://www.iep.utm.edu/sophists/

 

The Forest of Rhetoric

This website is full of information about classical and renaissance rhetoric. The front page is an introduction and a guide on how to use the site. On either side of the page, there are links to a large number of rhetoric topics.

https://rhetoric.byu.edu

American Rhetoric

American Rhetoric is a website that contains a speech bank of more than 5,000 speeches, along with their audio and video versions. The site also contains a link to the top 100 speeches throughout history.

https://www.americanrhetoric.com/