Audibly Speaking: Listening to History
In this “tongue in cheek” audio narration, Dr. Reiman portrays Sherlock Holmes as he would have sounded had he lived in 2021, and had he agreed to help my students understand their big assignment of this summer semester. Of course,
“Silver Blaze,” written by Conan Doyle in 1888, was one of his most popular short stories. Listen here and enjoy!
Roosevelt’s first “fireside chat,” delivered just days after being sworn in as president, was one of his finest. The entire banking system had collapsed prior to the speech. His task was to reassure Americans that their deposits were safe.