Viroli to speak on rhetoric, April 15
Posted April 12, 2004; 12:18 a.m.
Maurizio Viroli will deliver a lecture titled "The Art of Eloquence and the Duties of the Citizen" at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 15, in the Senate Chamber of Whig Hall.
Viroli, a professor in the Department of Politics , is widely considered a master in powerful oratory skills. His lecture will focus on the value of rhetorical eloquence in today's society as well as a lesson on the skills necessary to speak effectively, formulate arguments and persuade audiences.
This is the first event in the American Whig-Cliosophic Society Speakers Program Series on Rhetoric.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Elizabeth Linder .
Contact: Ruth Stevens (609) 258-3601