Layton Luau

2019 — UT/US

Original Oratory

Abbreviation: OO
Type: Speech
Entry Fee: $3.50
Overall Entry Limit: 35
Entry Limit Per School: 6
Entry: 1 people per entry

Event Description:

Students deliver a self-written, ten-minute speech on a topic of their choosing. Limited in their ability to quote words directly, competitors craft an argument using evidence, logic, and emotional appeals. Topics range widely, and can be informative or persuasive in nature. The speech is delivered from memory.