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A Voice Ringing O'er the Gale! The Oratory of Frederick Douglass Read by Ossie Davis
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produced by Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Ossie B. Davis, 1917-2005 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 1 hour 6 mins

Frederick Douglass (1818-1895) was an abolitionist, women's suffragist, author, and statesman who escaped from slavery to become one of the most powerful American orators of the 19th century. In 1972, renowned actor Ossie Davis brought to sonic life several of Douglass's visionary writings, plying his resonant voi...

produced by Daniel E. Sheehy; performed by Ossie B. Davis, 1917-2005 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2009), 1 hour 6 mins
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Armageddon
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produced by Brian Bauers and Christine Lavin, 1952-; performed by Christine Lavin, 1952-; in Folkzinger (Appleseed, 2005), 28 secs
Folksinger and songwriter Christine Lavin's 17th release (and third for Appleseed Records) is very much a New York album, not so much as a stated theme, but the feel of the city and the after effects of 9/11 seem to drift in and out of the background of these songs like a half-remembered dream. Lavin hasn't by any...
produced by Brian Bauers and Christine Lavin, 1952-; performed by Christine Lavin, 1952-; in Folkzinger (Appleseed, 2005), 28 secs
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Allen Ginsberg: Howl and Other Poems
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produced by Bill Belmont; performed by Allen Ginsberg, 1926-1997 (Fantasy, 1998), 57 mins
produced by Bill Belmont; performed by Allen Ginsberg, 1926-1997 (Fantasy, 1998), 57 mins
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performed by Mimi Fariña, 1945-2001; in Bread & Roses: Festival of Acoustic Music, Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley (Fantasy, 1990), 1 min
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