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Westcourt iCentre: English - Power, Protest, Persuade

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POETRY

Maya Angelou

African-American, Civil Rights Activist , Poet

READ about her life here

READ her poems here

Oodgeroo Noonuccal

Aboriginal Australian poet

WATCH this video about her poem "Son of Mine"

 

Australian Poetry Library

Search for other Aussie poets here

All Poetry site

Search here for Siegfried Sassoon and others

POWERFUL ORATORS

Winston Churchill

Regarded as one of the 20th century's greatest orators

LISTEN to this famous speech

 

FAMOUS speeches and what you can learn from them  
MORE famous speeches in history  

 

POWER OF WORDS

 

MUSIC

Woody & Arlo Guthrie

READ his lyrics here

American folk singers & songwriter family

Paul Kelly

WATCH Stories of Me

Australian singer/songwriter

Wrote "From little things, big things grow"

Clickview Power, Protest, Persuade Folder

IMAGES

'The unknown rebel', Beijing, 1989