Interviews


WWW alum and Mayor Michelle Wu's director of speechwriting, Ezra Zwaeli, took part in a brainstorming session in the mayor's office to discuss the video montage that will run during the event.

‘There’s just too much to say’: Meet Mayor Michelle Wu’s chief speechwriter

Ezra Zwaeli, WWW alum and director of speechwriting for Boston Mayor Michelle Wu, on writing her 2024 State of the City address. ...

What Is Something Only Laurence Can Say?

WWW alum Laurence Pevsner on writing speeches for UN Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield and the art of crafting the perfect apology. ...

7 common public speaking issues — and how to fix them

Public speaking can be nerve-wracking, but anyone can do it! Lauren Dominguez Chan shares tips and tricks with NPR for nailing your next speech. ...

The Friendly Ghost w/ Felicity Barber

Conversations about the art of speechwriting with Felicity Barber and some of the top speechwriters in the game. ...