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The politics of speech-making

A panel of speakers discuss how the art of political rhetoric has changed over time.

Has the art of political rhetoric changed over time? Do today’s political discourses favour sound bites rather than impassioned, well-made arguments? Arrive at 5.30pm to see documents from the Churchill Archives on display.


Allen Packwood | talks
Michael White | talks
Philip Collins | talks
Dr Piers Brendon | talks
Professor David Runciman | talks


Date and Time:

20 October 2011 at 6:00 pm


1 hour 30 minutes



Wolfson Theatre
Churchill College
Storey's Way

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Organised by:

Festival of Ideas
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