- Microagressions and movies: This video uses movie clips to illustrate what microaggressions are--those unconscious or deliberate attempts to unsettle you and your authority. They also make responding difficult, just by their nature. Any of these feel familiar?
- The benefits of speaking a dialect: If you speak a standard language and a dialect, you may have the same brain benefits as a bilingual speaker.
- Did you miss? This week, the blog shared my FLOTUS public speaking wish list for Melania Trump, and Famous Speech Friday shared Australian MP Linda Burney's maiden speech--the first by an aboriginal member of Parliament.
- About the quote: From one of the greatest speakers of all time, William Jennings Bryan. How do you define eloquent speech?
Monday, November 21, 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: