The English Speaking Union, ESU www.esu.is and FEKÍ stage the 8th National Public Speaking Competition.
On Friday February 24th and Saturday 25th in room M101 at Reykjavik University www.ru.is ;
The winner goes to London
Who is going to London this year, May ?
Who is qualified? You have to be 16 and not 21 on Friday May 15 when the final is staged in London.
You choose your own title which should somehow touch upon the theme.
Participants need to give a speech on the following theme;
PEACE IS NOT THE ABSENSE OF WAR.
You give a 5 minute +/- 30 sec. talk and answer questions on the talk put to you by the audience and / or the judges for 3-4 minutes.
If there is a semifinal you give a 3 minute impromptu speech for which you only have a limited time to prepare but there are no questions.
Register with your teacher or email Jón at email@example.com providing a telephone number and an email address.