Conventions. History of Political Conventions. Characteristics of Nomination Acceptance Speeches. The Modern Convention . Each party define themselves through: Theme Character Scheme Plan for enactment (Farrell). Guest Speakers Scripted Events.
Each party define themselves through:
There is “pleasure in the process of learning about leaders and their lives, their histories, and their personalities that is maximized in the contemporary media environment.”
Clinton Campaign film, 1992 Democratic National Convention
“The narrative portrays Clinton as a sincere individual who has taken his lumps in life but has responded positively to them.”
“I still believe these things are possible. I still believe in the promise of America. I still believe in a place called