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The power of speech

Author: Maya AngelouJohn BallClaire BenedictGurinder ChadhaDexter FletcherAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1998, ©1994.
Series: English file: using the power of language.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows how the power of speech can move people to action. The three speeches highlighted demonstrate the secrets of using compelling, persuasive language.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Maya Angelou; John Ball; Claire Benedict; Gurinder Chadha; Dexter Fletcher; Karen Johnson, (Producer); Martin Luther King, Jr.; Craig Pruess; Dennis Skinner; Sojourner Truth; Benjamin Zephaniah; Arts Council of Great Britain.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 41129445
Credits: Producer, Karen Johnson ; director, Gurinder Chadha ; music, Craig Pruess.
Cast: Maya Angelou, Dennis Skinner, Benjamin Zephaniah, Dexter Fletcher, Claire Benedict.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color with black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Ain't I a woman / Sojourner Truth --
John Ball --
I have a dream / Martin Luther King, Jr.
Series Title: English file: using the power of language.
Other Titles: English file : the power of speech.
English file, using the power of language : the power of speech
Responsibility: BBC ; produced in association with the Arts Council of Great Britain.

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Shows how the power of speech can move people to action. The three speeches highlighted demonstrate the secrets of using compelling, persuasive language.

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