LECTURES, SERMONS and SPEECHES:




A --

"Address to the Broadcasting Industry" (delivered 9 May, 1961 to the members of the National Association of Broadcasters) by Newton Minow

"Address to General William Henry Harrison" (delivered 1810, at Vincennes in the Indiana Territory) by Shawnee Chief Tecumseh

"A Father's Resolutions" by Cotton Mather

"Aint' I a Woman?" (1851, speech) by Sojourner Truth

"All Together Now" by Barbara Jordan

"'Ask Not...' Inaugural Address" (20 January, 1961) by John F. Kennedy




B --

"Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics" by J. R. R. Tolkien

"Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat" (Address to Parliament on May 13, 1940) by Winston Churchill

"The Busy-Body, No. I" (Newspaper Column, 4 February, 1728) by Benjamin Franklin





C --

"The Constitution of the United States: Is It Pro-Slavery or Anti-Slavery" by Frederick Douglass (26 March, 1860, Glasgow, Scotland)

"Crediting Poetry" (Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture, 1995) by Seamus Heaney



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E --

"The Education of Children" by Cotton Mather




F --

"Farewell Address, 1796" by George Washington

"Farewell Address to Congress" by General Douglas MacArthur (delivered 19 April, 1951)

"First Inaugural Address" by Franklin D. Roosevelt (delivered 4 March, 1933)

"For a Declaration of War" by Franklin D. Roosevelt (delivered before Congress, 8 December 1941)

"The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination" by J. K. Rowling





G --

"The Gettysburg Address" by Abraham Lincoln (delivered 19 November 1863)

"The Great Silent Majority" by Richard M. Nixon (delivered 3 November, 1969)

"Give Me Liberty of Give Me Death" by Patrick Henry (speech, 20 March, 1775)




H --

"Hope, Despair and Memory" (Nobel Lecture, 11 December, 1986) by Elie Wiesel

"House Divided Speech" (16 June, 1858, Springfield, Illinois) by Abraham Lincoln

"A Hush Over Europe" (8 August, 1939, radio broadcast to the United States from London) by Winston Churchill



I --

"I Have a Dream" by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (delivered 28 August, 1963, at the Lincoln Memorial)

"Information to Those Who Would Remove to America" (essay, November 1782) by Benjamin Franklin

"I Will Fight No More Forever" (1877) Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce




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K --



L --

"Letter from Birmingham Jail" by Martin Luther King, Jr. (August 1963)



M --

"A Model of Christian Charity" by John Winthrop



N --

"Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech 1986" by Elie Wiesel

"Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech 1993" by Nelson Mandela

"Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture 1970" by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture 1976" by Saul Bellow

"Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture 1983" by Sir William Golding

"Nobel Prize Acceptance Lecture 1993" by Toni Morrison

"Nobel Prize Banquet Speech 1948" by T. S. Eliot

"Nobel Prize Banquet Speech 1950" by William Faulkner

"Nobel Prize Banquet Speech 1957" by Albert Camus

"Nobel Prize Banquet Speech 1962" by John Steinbeck




O --



P --

"Pearl Harbor Address to the Nation" by Franklin Delano Roosevelt (delivered 8 December, 1941, Washington, D.C.)

"The Perils of Indifference" by Elie Wiesel (delivered 12 April 1999, Washington, D.C.)




Q --



R --

"Remarks at the Brandenburg Gate" by Ronald Reagan (delivered 12 June, 1987, West Berlin)




S --

"Second Inaugural Address" by Abraham Lincoln (4 March 1865)

"Sinews of Peace" by Winston Churchill (delivered 5 March, 1946, at Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri)

"Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" by Jonathan Edwards

"The Solitude of Latin America" (Nobel Prize Lecture, 8 December, 1982) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"The Solitude of Self" (1892) by Elizabeth Cady Stanton

"Speech Delivered at the Virginia Convention Debate of the Ratification of the Constitution" (7 June, 1788) by Patrick Henry

"The 'Spirit of Liberty' Speech" (presented in 1944 during the "I AM an American Day" rally) by Judge Learned Hand

"State of the Union Address" (6 January, 1942) by Franklin D. Roosevelt




T --

"Their Finest Hour" (delivered 18 June, 1940) by Winston Churchill

"A Time for Choosing" (air date 27 October 1964, Los Angeles, CA) by Ronald Reagan





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V --



W --

"War Message" by Woodrow Wilson (delivered 2 april 1917)

"The Way to Wealth" (essay) by Benjamin Franklin

"We Shall Overcome" by Lyndon Baines Johnson (delivered 15 March, 1965, Washington, D.C.)

"What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?" by Frederick Douglass (delivered 5 July, 1852, Rochester, New York)

"A World Split Apart -- Commencement Address Delivered At Harvard University, June 8, 1978" by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn




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