Poetry/Speech Database

This will be a database of poems and speeches with both context and recordings.


General guidelines

Short Speeches by Women

Edgar Allan Poe from J. H. Ingram's Complete Poetical Works of Poe, published in 1882

Abraham Lincoln

Native American Speeches

Walt Whitman from Leaves of Grass, published in 1887

Robert Frost

Phillis Wheatley from Poems on Various Subjects Religious and Moral, published in 1771.

Emily Dickinson from Poems, Three Series, Complete, published in 1890


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    New York City