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Series
And the world listened
Episode
Peter Wentworth: Freedom of speech
Producing Organization
University of Wisconsin
WHA (Radio station : Madison, Wis.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-h98zdz25
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Description
Peter Wentworth's speech to the Commons in 1576 in the Parliament is the first extended discourse on freedom of speech. It earned him a stay in the Tower of London.
This series presents dramatizations of famous speeches.
Broadcast
1959-01-25
Topics
History
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:30:23
Credits
Actor: Schmidt, Karl
Actor: Roberts, Cliff
Actor: Marcus, Ed
Producing Organization: University of Wisconsin
Producing Organization: WHA (Radio station : Madison, Wis.)
Speaker: Haberman, Frederick W. (Frederick William), 1908-1995
Writer: Wentworth, Peter, approximately 1530-1596
Writer: Stanley, J. Helen
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 59-5-4 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:26:25
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Citations
Chicago: “And the world listened; Peter Wentworth: Freedom of speech,” 1959-01-25, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed April 14, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-h98zdz25.
MLA: “And the world listened; Peter Wentworth: Freedom of speech.” 1959-01-25. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. April 14, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-h98zdz25>.
APA: And the world listened; Peter Wentworth: Freedom of speech. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-h98zdz25