However, there was a flaw in the universality theme applied by Fisher. At the end of 15 minutes, I will stop students. I will describe the different aspects of the speech in steps and give an interpretation and evaluation as well, in order to dissect the speeches different elements and to give an understanding as to why and how it was delivered. She comes out with her own experience not for sympathy with viewers but for them to be informed. This made them realize that anyone can be a target of the deathly disease. This is because she herself proved that it was possible for all people to get Aids.
Without her displaying that she was of good moral character, and if she wasn't able to have emotional appeal from the audience, then her speech wouldn't have been nearly as successful. Whatever the reasons, entire sections of the settlement were razed. This allowed the conservative audience to trust and respect everything she had to say. Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again. But when I go, I pray that you will not suffer shame on my account. Even though it was not discovered until 1982 many stereotypes have come along with it.
Most people are naturally sympathetic to lives being taken at a young age. If you do not see this killer stalking your children, look again. Logos is an appeal to the audience's logic and reason. By her making a pledge to her children that almost sound as if these are the last words she might say to them this tugs on the emotions of the crowd and may induce some last second thought. We must be consistent if we are to be believed.
I am blessed, richly and deeply blessed, to have such a family. Fisher says that in order for the virus to stop spreading, everyone must change their views on the situation. This susceptibility worsens as the disease progresses. We cannot love justice and ignore prejudice, love our children and fear to teach them. My call to the nation is a plea for awareness.
The way that the speech was arranged made it effective from the very beginning. He later used this background and applied it to economics, earning a PhD in economics, the first from Yale University. It is a serious epidemic that is threatening millions of lives around the world. If you believe you are safe, you are in danger. They don't benefit from being isolated or treated as outcasts. What does it reveal about her purpose? I want your attention, not your applause. Each of them is exactly what God made: a person.
Worldwide, forty million, sixty million, or a hundred million infections will be. She used the speech to open the eyes of the audience that anyone can contract the disease and the mentions of the disease should not just be said in whisper. Because I did not inject drugs, I was not at risk. This is met with applause from the audience which shows how effective she is in giving this speech. With 50 of the victims being homosexual and 25 being drug users it was but a narrow 15 who contracted this disease through heterosexual relationships Lemelle et. We who tolerate ignorance and practice prejudice, we who have taught you to fear.
Two hundred thousand Americans are dead or dying; a million more are infected. Fisher But her main point in the speech was to get the audience to realize that it did not matter what color, sexual orientation, age, or political affiliation a person was; everyone was threatened by this disease. Mary uses vivid words and metaphors that assisted in appealing to the audiences emotions. With 500,000 dead in a matter of 6 months, the Spanish influenza left its mark. And what makes her credible? It is our task to seek safety for our children, not in quiet denial but in effective action.
We must lift our shroud of silence, making it safe for you to reach out for compassion. Because I was not hemophiliac, I was not at risk. Her goal is to help lift the curtain of silence that was placed over the issue. Her speech demonstrates the role of activist in shaping public policy in 1900s. Having to go do something with a significant other rendering us incapable of watching the big game or just doing something that we want to do in general, I know it happens. Never in the speech did she accuse her husband of giving her this debilitating disease. Mary Fisher that night was the epiphany of ethos.