Why is this woman angry? February 11, 2015 Up to here with political "sloganizing," classical scholar Mary Beard calls a return to "the art of rhetoric—persuasion through argument." By David Murray, Editor & Publisher, Vital Speeches of the Day ARVE Error: iframe_attr must be null or string English Classical scholar Mary Beard laments the state of modern political rhetoric. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. RELATED News Jan 03, 2012 WATCH: How do you like your PowerPoint now? News Nov 10, 2009 How to help “The CEO who couldn’t say no” EVENTS Military Speechwriting Training Online AUG 13-16 Strategic Speechwriting: The Method and the Art JAN 30 - FEB 2 Professional Development Academy ON DEMAND Custom Workshops Our trainers come to you.