Poetry 2012 Presentation Spring SemesterPresentation Transcript
Poetry is an imaginativepoeta, a poet)experience Poetry (from the Latin awareness of is a form of literary artmeaning, language isrhythmic expressed through in which sound, and used for its aesthetic . so as to evoke an emotional language choices response.
Examining Language Through Cultural & Ethnic Diversity Enhances the Notion of An Inclusive Speaker Overcoming Cultural Barriers Learning about a person of a different ethnic background
Sometimes words alone seldom suffice toconvey what we want to express; therefore,physical gestures fill in the gaps, as illustratingthe size or shape of an object and or expressingthe depth of an emotion.Gestures should arise from genuine emotions.
Speaking from Manuscript/with Black Portfolio Introduction/Poem/Slide NO DRESS CODE
You are required to demonstrate 3 gestures within the delivery of the poem Where will you use gestures in the poem?
Pitch, volume, speaking rate and pauses— work together to create an effective delivery Enthusiasm is key to achieving effective vocal variety When you are excited, vocal variety comes quite naturally
Examine your poem, please underline words or phrases that you would like to emphasize in your voice vocal variety
Facial expressions need to correspond to the tenor of the speech A smile (facial expression) is a sign of mutual welcome Use facial expressions that feel natural and express meaning
You are required to use facial expressions in the delivery of your poem Make sure that your facial expressions are natural Facial expressions in the Poem?
Having eye contact with the audience is themost important physical action in publicspeaking Eye contact does the following:Maintains the quality of directnessLets people know that they are recognizedIndicates acknowledgement and respectSignals to audience that you see them asunique human beings.
You are required to establish a positive relationship with your audience by using direct eye contact throughout the delivery of your poem
Pauses enhance meaning by providing a typepunctuation, emphasizing a point, drawingattention to a key thought, or just allowinglisteners to think……about what is being said
Practice 25 times……..or more Be Direct/Eye Contact Use Pauses for Strategic Effect Convey Enthusiasm Project Your Voice Evoke Emotions Emphasize in Voice/Vocal Variety/Conversational Style Gestures