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American Rhetoric

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Open Access
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    This broad ranging web site exploring all aspects of rhetoric includes an Online Speech Bank of over 5.000  audio and video versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, and other recorded media events.

    See also Top 100 Speeches, Movie Speeches and more.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Communications Studies

Atlas of North American English

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Open Access
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    Based on interviews and reflecting sound changes active in the 1990s, this online version includes audio files and interactive maps, as well as descriptive information and references.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

BBC Shakespeare Plays Online

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Current NU Only
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    The entire BBC Shakespeare, produced in the 1970s and 1980s, now viewable from any computer or other device connected to the internet.  These productions include some of Britain’s most distinguished performers, and productions range from quite traditional to more adventurous.  View the plays in their entirety, or link to specific Acts for teaching and presentation; turn Closed Captioning on or off with a single click.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Art & Design, English & American Literature, Film Studies, Theatre