What do you want to share with the world?
These are more informational speeches. Subcategories include Original Oratory, Persuasive, and Expository. These are all 10 minutes each.
This section focuses on storytelling.
Subcategories include Dramatic,
Humorous, and Open Interpretation.
Dramatic and Humorous are both 10 minutes,
while Open is only 6.
This cycle's wildcard is: Oratory Analysis.
Within this category, students must analyze a great speech, understanding the context, the speaker, and the rhetorical elements that made it great.
Too Good to be True?
What's the catch? In order to compete in Stoa Speech and Debate (The league Parrhesia is in) you must be currently homeschooled and within the ages of 12 - 19.
Under 12? Parrhesia has a Juniors club for the future Stoa Competitors!