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Churchill speeches in print and on record in the US 1940-1980

Hello. Does anyone out there know of anyone who has worked on the history behind the distribution of Churchill's wartime speeches in the US, and the eventual creation, promotion, and selling of records of his speeches? I know that, during the war, the American press would routinely strip out the "debate" parts of Churchill's House of Commons speeches, and present them as if they were just addresses to the nation. But I'm interested in finding out as much media history as I can about how this happened in the US.

Hakluyt Society Research Funding 2019: Deadline 31 January 2019

For the fourth year running, the Hakluyt Society in pleased to announce its annual round of Research Funding. In furtherance of the principal objects of the Hakluyt Society, to promote the study of historical exploration, travel, and worldwide cultural encounter, the Society operates two schemes of research funding. These are:

CFP: North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA), Columbus, OH (Oct. 17-19, 2019)

MEDIA. GENRE. THE GENERIC.

COLUMBUS, OHIO

OCTOBER 17-19, 2019

NAVSA 2019 invites a wide range of scholarship on the nineteenth century - in history, literary criticism, art history, media studies, and more. Our keynote speakers will be film director Mike Leigh and historian Priya Satia.  

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