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Martin Luther King's Vision
An analysis of Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech.
# 121037 | 1,750 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in English (Analysis) , African-American Studies (Historical Figures)

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The paper explores how in his "I Have a Dream" speech in 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. harnessed rhetorical oratory to advance the cause of racial justice. The paper examines King's vision and his verbal art.

From the Paper:

"Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" Speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Washington DC in August to the massive march he spear-headed and to a nation-wide and world-wide television audience. The speech is a historical and rhetorical landmark of text and context; it helped secure the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act and helped earn King the Nobel Peace Prize."

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