- Vive la résistance! French women politicians protest sexism, and speaking up helps: “Since I spoke out, dozens and dozens of women told me they have experienced similar harassment but weren’t in the position to speak out – because in France there’s an overriding view that women should laugh it off. And yet what starts with words, then gestures, can escalate to assault."
- Busy + speaking: "I was up from 11:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. with the baby one night before getting on an early flight to Tampa, Fla., where I was giving a speech." This busy author and mom of 4, who depends on speeches for part of her living, tracks her time and finds out how much of it she actually has...
- Did you miss? Famous Speech Friday shared Beyoncé's speech on racism and fashion. I also shared a new venue and special tour for my October workshop on adding meaning with metaphor to your speeches, taking place in Edinburgh.
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Monday, July 4, 2016
If you want to keep up with my wide-ranging reading list about women and speaking in real time, follow The Eloquent Woman on Facebook where these links are posted all week long--or just head here on Mondays, where I summarize them all for you. Either way, you'll be expanding your understanding of women and speaking: