Centre for Research in Communication and Culture

Events

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.

Related:

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.