This paper examines the top six speeches presented each year during the 1990s at the Interstate Oratorical Contest. Our purpose is to explore how these speeches reflected the political, social, economic and cultural climate of the time as well as the changes our discipline was experiencing in the final decade of the millennium.
Santacaterina, J., Bodell, H., & Bozeman, J. (2020). 1990 - 1999: Examining how the Interstate Oratorical Contest Closed Out the 1900s. National Forensic Journal, 37(1). https://doi.org/10.56816/0749-1042.1017