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African-American Religions: Nation of Islam [Black Religion in the 20th Cen
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Call Number: VCR 2006- 94
Description: Simmons?s lecture explores Black religion in the twentieth century; includes interview with Dr. Abdul Salaam of the Nation of Islam
Keywords: World Religions: Islam; John Simmons

Carlos Hathcock: Marine Sniper: War Stories and Tactical Tips from the Mast
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Call Number: DVD 2009-123
Description: Hathcock founder of USMC sniper school at Quantico and a military/police instructor describes experiences and motivation techniques for snipers.
Keywords: War; Police; Marines

Cold War
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 3
Description: Nikita Khrushchev and Richard Nixon's "Kitchen Debate," plus the showdown between Senator Joseph McCarthy and attorney Joseph Welch
Keywords: United States History: The Cold War

Depression
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 1
Description: Features speeches by FDR, Huey Long, Father Charles Coughlin, Gerald L.K. Smith, and Eugene Talmadge.
Keywords: United States History: The Great Depression

Great Modern Political Speeches
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 6
Description: Speeches by Barbara Jordon, Mario Cuomo, and Jesse Jackson, plus Ronald Reagan's 1981 inaugural address
Keywords: United States History

Great Speeches--Today's Women
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Call Number: DVD 2006- 72
Description: Includes speeches by Condoleezza Rice, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Teresa Heinz Kerry
Keywords: Women in Politics

Jean and Marie-Louise Langlais: Lectures and Performances - 1989
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Call Number: VCR 2005- 23
Description: Tape made after Jean Langlais suffered a stroke; he is assisted by Marie-Louise Langlais; two copies
Keywords: Organ Performance; Jean Langlais

Joseph Campbell: Mythos
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Call Number: VCR 2001-39
Description: Excerpts from Joseph Campbell's last lecture series; Oversize.
Keywords: Mythology; Joseph Campbell

Kennedy and King: Promises and Dreams
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 4
Description: Includes Kennedy's inaugural address and his "Ich bin ein Berliner" speech, King's "I Have a Dream" speech and his "When a Man has Already Died" speech
Keywords: John F. Kennedy; Martin Luther King, Jr.

Knowing the Score
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Call Number: DVD 2009-54
Description: Bilson presents a lecture on the expressive information found in the scores of Mozart Beethoven, Chopin, Prokofiev, Schubert, and Bartok; and period instruments of their time with interviewer David Owen Norris. Also includes performances of Schubert's Moments Musicaux nos. 2 and 3 and Haydn's Fantasia in C.
Keywords: Daniel Booth; Music

Language School Symposium
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Call Number: DVD 2006-155
Description: Lectures inspired by Bob Perelman's "The Marginalization of Poetry: Language Writing and Literary History"; documented by Mitch Corber.
Keywords: Modern Poetry

Martin Luther King "I Have a Dream"
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Call Number: VCR 2004-191
Description: Martin Luther King's famous speech at the Lincoln Memorial, August 28, 1963.
Keywords: Martin Luther King, Jr.--Speeches

Mind of Noam Chomsky
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Call Number: DVD 2009-69
Description: Presentation of Noam Chomsky's,Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, seminal contributions to the cognitive revolution, to the study of language as a biological system, and to our understanding of the nature of scientific inquiry.
Keywords: Howard Gardner; Language

Power of Speech
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Call Number: DVD 2006-31
Description: Shows how the power of speech can move people to action, demonstrated by speeches by Sojourner Truth, John Ball, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Keywords: Oratory; Documentary

Speeches Collection
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Call Number: DVD 2005-70
Description: Includes important and famous speeches of John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr., Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan
Keywords: United States Politics

Speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Call Number: VCR 2004-155
Description: Traces the development of King's oratorical style through a collection of his speeches and comments.
Keywords: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Documentary

Turbulent Sixties
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 5
Description: Includes a fiery speech by Malcolm X, speeches by Nelson Rockefeller and Ronald Reagan, and Robert Kennedy's eulogy for Martin Luther King, Jr.
Keywords: United States History: 1960s

Unanswered Question
Series Title: Unanswered Question
Call Number: VCR 96- 2
Description: 6-part lecture series by Leonard Bernstein at Harvard
Keywords: Bernstein

World War II
Series Title: Great American Speeches: 80 years of political oratory
Call Number: DVD 2005-68 Disc 2
Description: Features FDR's declaration of war on Japan and speeches by Douglas MacArthur and George Patton
Keywords: United States History: World War II