Thursday, 17 May 2012, 6:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Art of Rhetoric

Simon Lancaster

Most people fear giving speeches, almost as much as the rest of us dread listening to them.  The lectern has a cruel capacity to render even the mighty vulnerable.  Fortunately there is a science to the art of public speaking and it dates back to Ancient Greece.  Simon Lancaster will open up a veritable treasure trove of ancient rhetorical devices and help you discover how to become a master in the language of leadership.

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Simon Lancaster runs Bespoke, a speechwriting consultancy. Simon has written speeches for many top politicians including Alan Johnson and Patricia Hewitt as well as the CEOs of some of the world's largest companies including HSBC and Cadbury.

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17 May 2012

The Art of Rhetoric
Simon Lancaster

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