Rhetoric & imagery in Obama's victory speech
NOVEMBER 10, 2008
It hasn't been posted on their website, probably because the layout with red circles around lines from the speech linked to the notes caused problems in creating a readable web page. THE ART OF ORATORY Barack Obama’s speech in Chicago following his victory in the US election was a fine example of the rhetorical brilliance that helped him defeat Hillary Clinton and John McCain. At its simplest, the more use made of these techniques, the more impressed audiences will be.