During his keynote speech at the 2004 democratic national convention, barack obama introduced himself as a skinny kid with a funny name the rising star of illinois politics was elected to the us senate three months later. President barack obama used his democratic national convention speech to make the case that hillary clinton is the best person to be president and that she will build on his time in office. In an article entitled “an analysis of barack obama's speech 'keynote address at the 2004 democratic national convention’” in language in india, sofia dildar alvi and abdul baseer observe obama’s application of aristotle’s rhetorical modes of persuasion – ethos, pathos, and logos – in his speech. How could any other speech take the top spot on the list as the keynote speaker at the democratic national convention in 2004 the then-senate candidate barack obama was not only thrust onto the.
Rhetorical devices and figures of speech in obama's 2004 democratic convention speech, including tricolon, anaphora, antithesis, antistrophe, metaphor, parallelism, asyndeton, polysyndeton, scesis onomaton home presentation course schedule 2-day presentation course content presentation skills articles body language. Twelve years ago this week, a democratic senate candidate named barack obama burst onto the national scene when he delivered the keynote address at the 2004 democratic national convention. On tuesday, july 27, 2004, barack obama took the stage at the democratic national convention in boston to deliver the keynote address he was just 42 and a candidate for the us senate from illinois.
Americans met the future president barack obama when he gave the keynote speech at the 2004 democratic national convention here are some highlights. On july 27, 2004, barack obama, then a senatorial candidate from illinois, delivered an electrifying speech to the 2004 democratic national convention as the result of the now-legendary speech (presented below), obama rose to national prominence, and his speech is regarded as one of the great political statements of the 21st century. Barack obama’s 2004 keynote speech at the democratic national convention launched his national political career yet, the expectations before the speech were low, in part because he never had. Obama’s speech, particularly when it is compared to reverend al sharpton’s dnc speech of july 28, 2004, an old vision of racelessness despite their different. The 2004 democratic national convention included the featured keynote speech of barack obama, then a candidate for the united states senate from illinois, who would later go on to become the 44th president of the united states in 2009.
This paper examines the use of rhetorical devices and the transitivity choices made by us president barack obama in his world famous speech 'keynote address at the 2004 democratic national convention. Years before he became president, many americans first met barack obama during the 2004 democratic national convention. Full text and audio mp3 and video of barack obama's 2004 democratic national convention address.
The first time i addressed this convention in 2004, i was a younger man a senate candidate from illinois who spoke about hope - not blind optimism or wishful thinking, but hope in the face of. Barack obama is a democratic candidate for us senate from illinois analysts say his speech last night secured his status as a rising star within the party here is barack obama’s address. Barack obama's 2004 convention speech: july 24, 2004 on behalf of the great state of illinois, crossroads of a nation, land of lincoln, let me express my deep gratitude for the privilege of addressing this convention. Barack obama, a candidate for us senate in illinois, delivered the keynote address at the democratic national convention on july 27, 2004: on behalf of the great state of illinois, crossroads of.
• convention speeches • party platforms • 2016 election documents • 2012 election documents • 2008 election documents citation: barack obama: keynote address at the 2004 democratic national convention, july 27, 2004 online by gerhard peters and john t woolley,. Obama election night speech in illinois, 2004 election night speech (2004) by barack obama sister projects: wikidata item thank you, illinois let me begin by thanking all of the people who have been involved in this effort from downstate to upstate, city, suburb, from every community throughout the state. In 2004, barack obama was only a senator from illinois who supported john kerry and john edwards on the democratic ticket for president his purpose in the speech was to rally his fellow democrats. Speeches from 2004 to 2009 during his rise to prominence and presidential campaign because obama was considered an inspiring speaker and because he was the first african american to win either a major party's presidential nomination or a general • .