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Cultivating a Pleasant Speaking Voice

When teaching the art of recitation or rhetoric, we sometimes forget to teach one element essential for confident presentation: a pleasant, well-modulated speaking voice. A timid, squeaky, mumbling, or breathy voice is not only be tiring to use, but can be a social and business liability. Here are a few ideas for cultivating a pleasant, well-modulated speaking voice. Continue reading

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Virginia Woolf Resources

Virginia Woolf Resources Virginia Woof (1882-1941) was a Modernist writer who used the “stream-of-consciousness” technique, as seen in her novel To the Lighthouse. If you’re reading To The Lighthouse, you may find this study guide helpful. Listen to Virginia Woolf’s … Continue reading

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