JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY, "INAUGURAL ADDRESS"

(20 JANUARY 1961): SUGGESTED READINGS, AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS, AND ON-LINE RESOURCES 

 

Readings

 

Burns, James. John Kennedy: A Political Profile. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1960.

Campbell, Karlyn Kohrs, and Kathleen Hall Jamieson. Deeds Done in Words:

Presidential Rhetoric and the Genres of Governance. Chicago, IL: University of

Chicago Press, 1990.

————. "Inaugurating the Presidency," Presidential Studies Quarterly 25 (1985): 394-411.

————. Presidents Creating the Presidency: Deeds Done in Words. Chicago, IL:

University of Chicago Press, 2008, 1990.

Clarke, Thurston. Ask Not: The Inauguration of John F. Kennedy and the Speech That

Changed America. 1st ed. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 2004.

Dallek, Robert. An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963. 1st ed. Boston, MA:

Little, Brown and Co., 2003.

Giglio, James N. The Presidency of John F. Kennedy. Lawrence: University Press of

Kansas, 2006.

Kennedy, John F. Profiles in Courage. New York: Harper, 1956.

————. Why England Slept. New York: W. Funk, Inc, 1940.

Kenny, Edward B. "Another Look at Kennedy's Inaugural Address." Today's Speech 13

(1965): 17-19.

Leamer, Laurence. The Kennedy Men. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 2001.

Lincoln, Evelyn. My Twelve Years with John F. Kennedy. New York: David McKay,

Inc., 1965.

Manchester, William. The Death of a President. New York: Harper & Row, 1967.

O'Brien, Michael. John F. Kennedy: A Biography. 1st ed. New York: Thomas Dunne

Books/St. Martin's Press, 2005.

Report of the Warren Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy: The

Dramatic Official Answer to Who Killed Kennedy. New York: Bantam Books, Inc., 1964.

Salinger, Pierre. With Kennedy. New York: Doubleday and Co., 1966.

Schlesinger, Arthur M. A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House. Boston,

MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1965.

Sheard, Cynthia Miecznikowski. "The Public Value of Epideictic Rhetoric." College

English 58 (1996): 765-795.

Sorensen, Theodore C. Decision-Making in the White House. New York: Columbia

University Press, 1963.

————. Kennedy. New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1965.

Sugino, Takako. "Stylistic Aspects of John F. Kennedy's Inaugural Address." Speech

Education 2 (1974): 48-53.

Wolfarth, Donald L. "John F. Kennedy in the Traditional of Inaugural Speeches."

Quarterly Journal of Speech 47 (1961): 124-132.

 

Audio-Visual Materials

 

Bernstein, Armyan. Thirteen Days. New York: New Line Home Entertainment, 2001.

Motion Picture, Video Recording.

Jennings, Peter. The Kennedy Assassination: Beyond Conspiracy. New York: ABC News

Productions, 2004. Video Recording.

The JFK Tapes: Inside the Cuban Missile Crisis. Princeton, NJ: Films for the

Humanities and Sciences, 1998. Video Recording.

Martin, Terry. Crisis in Cuba. New York: History Channel, A&E Home Video, 1994.

Video Recording.

"Picture Gallery." John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum. Photographs,

available at

http://www.jfklibrary.org/Historical+Resources/Archives/Audiovisual/Picture+Gallery/.

Prados, John. The White House Tapes: Eavesdropping on the President. New York: New

Press, 2003. Audio Recording.

The Speeches of John F. Kennedy. Oak Forest, IL: MPI Home Video, 1990. Video

Recording.

Stone, Oliver. JFK. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video. Motion Picture, Video

Recording.

 

On-Line Resources

 

American President: John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Miller Center for Public Affairs,

University of Virginia, http://millercenter.virginia.edu/academic/americanpresident/kennedy.

Bartley, Robert L. Kennedy's Vietnam. Wall Street Journal OpinionJournal,

http://www.opinionjournal.com/columnists/rbartley/?id=110003632.

Biography of John F. Kennedy. Official White House Website, History & Tours, Past

Presidents, http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/jk35.html.

Bostdorff, Denise and Steven Goldzwig. Idealism and Pragmatism in American Foreign

Policy Rhetoric, http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/goldzwig.htm.

Bringham, Robert K. Battlefield Vietnam: A History. PBS.org,

http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/history/index.html.

Galbraith, James. Kennedy, Vietnam, and Iraq. Salon.com,

http://dir.salon.com/story/news/feature/2003/11/22/vietnam/.

JFK Executive Orders. University of Michigan School of Information,

http://www.lib.umich.edu/govdocs/jfkeo.html.

"John F. Kennedy." Deathiversary. The Biography Channel,

http://www.biography.com/deathiversary/jfk/jfk.jsp.

John F. Kennedy Photo History. The History Place,

http://www.historyplace.com/kennedy/gallery.htm.

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum. http://www.jfklibrary.org/.

McAdams, John. The Kennedy Assassination, http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/home.htm.

United States Department of State. Foreign Relations of the United States, Kennedy

Administration, http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ho/frus/kennedyjf/.