The GWU Debate & Literary Society publishes literary projects emphasizing multimedia writing (video) as a complement to traditional and presentational writing. Our publications often use our civic debate events and training as springboards for public communication. As a result society members have opportunities to efficiently develop their communication skills and resumes by applying their debate skills, research and arguments in new professional and civic contexts outside of traditional debate tournament competition.
Current society publication projects include:
Our 2012 publication project, Let's Go: The GWU Veterans History Writing Project, commemorated the 70th Anniversary of D Day and demonstrates how our publication process integrates student research, communication, and engagement. Developed in partnership with the French Embassy Center of Excellence (Washington DC), it included:
(Pictured above: 29th Division Veterans on parade in Normandy for D Day celebrations.)