11 January 2017
Classic data: The Watergate Tapes
Presented By DARG
- 1-2.30 pm
- B1.24 Brockington Building
About this event
This week at DARG we shall be focusing on a data extract that forms part of Gail Jefferson's 'Watergate corpus' of transcribed telephone calls between the then President of the United States, Richard Nixon, and various members of his staff/their lawyers. The corpus is located here.
Background information on 'Watergate' is available here.
An accessible and informative short video is available here.
A large collection of Nixon's White House recordings are available here.
This is event is part of the Discourse and Rhetoric Group (DARG) events series.