Formal Writing Assignment
ENS 106 / Public Speaking Writing Intensive Course
Title: History of Public Speaking
Overview: In this assignment, you will be able to research and write about the History of Public Speaking. After reading the following pages in your textbook (pgs. 1-15) and conducting your own research you will be able to effectively articulate the rich heritage of Public Speaking, past, present and future
( I attached the power point for You ,, don’t worry about textbook )
Requirements: Your papers should be typed, double-spaced and no more than 3 pages in length. Also, you should use MLA citation format; two other resources e.g., Internet, other textbooks, etc., and don’t’ forget to use spell check. Please do not use WIKIPEDIA! Remember, your written work should conform to accepted style guides and be free from excessive spelling and grammatical errors. Your paper should be written in ESSAY format!
Details: The goal of this assignment is to get you to research, write and understand the rich history of public speaking, past, present and future.
References: The Essential Guide to Speaking Publicly, Professionally, and Personally and printed materials and credible Internet resources/materials
Resources: MLA formatting and Style Guide, E-tutoring, and the Writing Center.
Separate paper Please review the questions on page 14 and answer each of them in its entirety.( short answer 3 to 4 line )
1 How did ancient societies contribute to the development of public speaking?
2 How did the Enlightenment help expand the rights of people to speak in public?
3 In what ways has public speaking helped further social change?
4 What barriers have people overcome in the past in order to speak
5 How can one person’s voice affect political and social change?